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    Industrial Heritage, free entry

    UNESCO World Heritage Site

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    Belper North Mill

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    Contact

    Derwent Valley Visitor Centre

    01773 880474

    Address

    PO Box 6297,
    Matlock,
    Derbyshire,
    DE4 3WJ

    Details

    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.

    For further details see www.derwentvalleymills.org

    Coach parties acceptedEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

    Children welcomeGuided tours for individualsGuided tours for groups

    Opening Details

    Open all the time

    The site is open at all times. Individual mills are open at various times.

    Prices

    Free entry

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    Location

    Directions

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    Map reference: SK 299602  Lat: 53.02454 Long: -1.47947

    Encompases the area located along the A6 Valley from Masson Mill, Cromford to Silk Mill, Derby.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport

    Facilities

    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
    • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups