Derby Museum of Industry and History The Silk Mill , Sowter Road, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 3AF Tel: 01332 641901
URL:www.derwentvalleymills.org/04_his/his_00... The Silk Mill Museum occupies the site of the world's oldest factories, built by George Sorocold in 1702. Exhibits include the development of Rolls-Royce aero engines and the railway industry. The Power Gallery covers the story of motive power.
Dates Open: Closed Mon/Tues/Wed and Bank Holidays.
Open Times: Thurs 3pm - 9pm:Fri and Sat 1pm - 5pm: Sun 11am - 3pm.
Derby Gaol 50 Friar Gate, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1DF Tel: 08000 277928
Inside the dungeons of the Derbyshire County Gaol visit gruesome reminders of the past
Open Times: 11am-6pm For special events phone for details
Derby Museum & Art Gallery The Strand, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1BS Tel: 01332 641901
Dates Open: All year. (Some openings during Christmas holiday period. Please enquire.)
Open Times: Mon: Closed: Tues to Sat 10am - 5pm. Sun 12noon - 4pm.
Museum of Georgian Life and Historic Costume Pickfords House, 41 Friar Gate, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1DA Tel: 01332 641901
Dates Open: All year
Open Times: Monday Closed: Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sundays & Bank Hols Closed
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