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Talk Tuesday 2nd July ‘Making the Museum of Making: Transforming Derby Silk Mill’

July 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

‘Making the Museum of Making: Transforming Derby Silk Mill’ Eilish Clohessy, the current Assistant Curator of Making. Part of the ‘Time Flies’  project. Merlin engine firing before the talk in The Stable Yard (at around 7pm)

A look behind the scenes as Derby Silk Mill is transformed into The Museum of Making. Eilish Clohessy, Assistant Curator of Making talks about the transformation of this iconic building (due to reopen in summer 2020) and the collections that will be housed within it.

The new Museum of Making will display fascinating items from Derby’s rich industrial history, celebrating the makers of the past; and will be designed to empower makers of the future through inspirational environments for learning programmes and activities.


July 2, 2019
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Cotesbach Educational Trust
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