In December 2001, the Derwent Valley Mills became inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This international designation confirms the outstanding importance of the area as the birthplace of the factory system. The site runs from Masson Mill at Cromford to the Silk Mill at Derby.
Open all the time
The site is open at all times. Individual mills are open at various times.
PO Box 6297, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3WJ
See location on Google maps.
Encompases the area located along the A6 Valley from Masson Mill, Cromford to Silk Mill, Derby.
Parking : with charge
Accessible by Public Transport :