“Unique, fascinating and utterly absorbing. Brilliantly presented too. A visit to Paradise Mill is not to be missed.”
“A brilliant place to visit. The guide brought it to life. Excellent tour and wonderful old mill with original looms. We discovered a real treasure.”
- Discover Europe’s largest known collection of Jacquard silk handlooms in their original setting on our award winning Five Star tour
- Immerse yourself in Macclesfield’s Silk Road Heritage and our unique textile collection
- Celebrating five consecutive years of Certificate of Excellence in TripAdvisor Hall of Fame…
A guided tour of the Grade II listed Paradise Mill takes you back in time to early 20th-century Macclesfield. The Mill houses a unique collection of 26 Jacquard handlooms – the largest known collection of Jacquard silk handlooms in their original setting. Our knowledgeable mill guide will demonstrate the machinery through all stages of the silk process, including an explanation of the Jacquard mechanism complete with a weaving demonstration on a restored loom.
From Saturday 24th November
Paradise Mill will be home to A 1940s’ Christmas, where groups can enjoy the sights, sounds and stories of the wartime Mill. Call or email us for more information or to book 01625 612045, [email protected]