Meet our expert guide at reception in the Silk Museum where you will to be escorted to Paradise Mill.
Step back into 1930’s industrial Macclesfield and discover a typical day at the Mill. See restored Jacquard looms and machinery and watch as they weave their magic!
Please be aware that entrance to Paradise Mill is by guided tour only, and there is no wheelchair access.
Due to regulations we can only take a limited number of people on tours in Paradise Mill. We often have large groups visiting us and it is best to check which tours are available before planning a visit: call 01625 612045.
Access: Paradise Mill is accessed via three flights of stairs, and is unsuitable for wheelchair users. There is a lift up to the Mill, but please be aware that those with limited mobility may have difficulty walking on the uneven floorboards. If you need to use the lift, please speak to a member of staff when booking your ticket. Please note that the lift is not available on Saturdays or Bank Holidays, and there is no wheelchair access at Paradise Mill at any time. Visitors with mobility problems are limited to 3 people per tour. An accessible toilet is available at The Silk Museum.
Location: Paradise Mill is located off Mill Street on Park Lane. There is no on-site parking, but there is short stay on-street parking directly outside the building and public car parking on Park Green, close to the junction with Park Lane (the Old Library car park in front of The Society Rooms pub).
We offer a wide range of Group Visit options to Paradise Mill and The Silk Museum which we can tailor to fit your needs. For more information, visit our Group Visits page.