The Silk Museum & Paradise Mill, Macclesfield

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  • August 16, 2017
    We were due to do a tour of the Mill with the Asager Spinners Weavers and dyers. Got there early so had a drink and cake. Good pot of tea, my husband said the coffee was nice too. The price was good a...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    As one of the other reviewers said, I'm also not one for guided tours, but the tour of Paradise Mill bucked that trend for me! So interesting, very informative in an elevated (no lift) floor of this m...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    I never realised the importance of Macclesfield to the silk trade in this country, but now I do. The Silk Museum is a little gem of a place to visit providing a fascinating insight into silk productio...  more »
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  • The guided tour is excellent. The story of silk and Macclesfield's part in it is told in a way which is totally fascinating
  • Facinating place, take the tour, I recomend it, the guy who does it is a vredit to the place.
  • Fantastic local museum, with some very knowledgeable and interesting volunteer staff. Simply presented, but a wealth of historic objects and old looms etc.
  • Most historic mill site, wonderful knowledge from the staff

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