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Guided Tour, Sat 22 Oct 2016

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Pickford's House Museum

Pickford's House Museum

Address

41 Friar Gate,
Derby,
DE1 1DA

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Sat 22 Oct Beyond the Velvet Rope

Details

Experience the magic of the Georgian Mansion, Pickford’s House, whilst being shown around by one of the guides in traditional 18th century costume. There will be the chance to go ‘beyond the velvet rope’ and experience the beautiful rooms up close.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 22 Oct 2016 10:30 14:30
Pickford’s House is open for viewing all day, 10am to 5pm.

Prices

Booking recommended. Limited wheelchair access – to ground floor only. No accessible toilets.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 346364  Lat: 52.92416 Long: -1.48544

FREE parking to Pickford’s House visitors. Turn right at the ‘Pickford’s House’ sign off Agard Street.

From North/South M1 motorway junction 25 onto A52 to Derby. Follow A52 for approx 7 miles to roundabout (The Pentagon). At roundabout take 2nd exit, signed city centre. Take right hand lane. Follow signs for Ashbourne 3rd set of traffic lights get into the right lane turning right onto Friar Gate, Pickford's House is on your right just past the Railway Bridge. Parking is at the back of Pickford's House, go past the building to the traffic lights, still in the right hand lane. Follow road round, and look for Pickford's House on your right (very sharp turn into car park). From East follow route as above from A52 to Derby. From West A50. Leave A50 onto A6 signed Derby for approximately 3 and a half miles until you reach roundabout with B&Q to your left. Take the 3rd exit signed Pride Park/Wyvern, contine past the Egg Offices on right, at next roundabout take 2nd exit and at large roundabout (multi storey car park in centre) take 3rd exit onto inner ring road. Follow signs for Ashbourne as above.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Derby station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance