Attraction in Belper
Strutt's Belper North Mill was the most technologically advanced building in the world when built to William Strutt's pioneering 'fire-proof' design in 1804 and these innovative features can be seen and explored. The museum displays the evolution of cotton spinning from cottage industry to factory system through original and replica machinery. From drop spindle and spinning wheel through to Hargreaves Jenny, water-frame and Crompton's Mule.
Nearest UK Airport: East Midlands
Months Open: March to October Wednesday to Sunday 11am to 4pm
November and February Saturday and Sunday 11am to 4pm plus Boxing and New Year Days.
Closed December and January except as above.
Admission Price: Adults £4, accompanied children under 16 FREE.
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