Paradise Mill

Paradise Mill takes you back in time to Macclesfield of the early 20th century, with the only working Jacquard silk hand looms in the country in their original location, offering the experience of what it would have been like to be a Macclesfield mill worker.

The Old Sunday School

NEWS A new vision for the Old Sunday School At the announcement of lockdown, the Silk Heritage Trust was embarking on a project that would see the Old Sunday School begin to transform into a creative hub for Macclesfield, with 2000sq ft of space being freed up for use as a place where local people […]

The Silk Museum

We have to close the Silk Museum again … Following the government’s latest announcement on the new national restrictions, Macclesfield’s Silk Museum will close to visitors from 5pm on Wednesday 4 November. Whilst these restrictions are disappointing news for us, the safety of our staff and our visitors is our priority. Please note Paradise Mill […]

West Park Museum

Silk Heritage Trust: Building Closure Caring for the health and wellbeing of our visitors and staff  is our priority. Following  advice from Public Health England on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, The Silk Heritage Trust has decided from Wednesday 18 March 2020 that West Park Museum will remain closed to the public until further notice and all events have been cancelled at […]