museum of Carpet

museum of Carpet

Last Updated on February 21, 2024 by Suzy

Things to do at the museum of Carpet review

The museum of Carpet is located in Kidderminster, Worcestershire. It houses an extensive collection of objects, archives, books and photos relating to the carpet-making industry.

Once a thriving carpet factory, the Stour Vale Mill is now the only museum dedicated to carpet making in the country. There are four galleries to explore and there is a trail for children to complete around the museum .

There are a range of displays and you can see hand loom and power loom demonstrations. All the family can get stuck in with their hands-on activities. You can learn about the 300 years of carpet-making history in Kidderminster. Demonstrations take place most days, it is worth enquiring when you arrive.

FAQ and Further Information museum of Carpet

Is there food and drink available?

No information has been provided.

What are the main things to do?

The only museum in the country dedicated to carpet making with interactive displays and demonstrations. There are toilets.

What are the ticket prices?

*Mid-rangeu003cbru003e*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range – Adult standard admission £6, children aged 5-16 £4.40, under 5s are free, and family tickets are available.

Is there parking?

There is a pay and display car park nearby.

When are they open?

The museum is open Tuesday – Thursday and on Saturdays almost all year round. For up-to-date opening times u003ca href=u0022https://museum ofcarpet.org/visit-us/u0022 target=u0022_blanku0022 rel=u0022noreferrer noopeneru0022u003eplease visit their websiteu003c/au003e.

Dog friendly?

Only registered assistance dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

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