Attraction in Egremont
Florence Fine Arts Centre
Based in the old miners’ shower block at the disused Florence Iron Ore Mine in Egremont, the arts centre is a multipurpose venue for art exhibitions, live music, stand-up comedy, cinema and theatre as well as workshops and other art events. There is a small café and a studio where Florence Paintmakers are using the raw iron ore pigment from the mine to make paints and pastels and other artists’ materials.
Opening times: Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm
The centre open at 7pm if there is an evening event.
There is free entry to the arts centre and exhibitions. There is a charge for workshops, gigs an other ticketed events.
There is free parking, accessible toilet and baby-chafing facilities.
Please note that the mine quislings and the mine itself are no longer open to the public.
Nearest UK Airport: Manchester
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Gift Shop: Yes
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