National Trust's Quarry Bank
Cafe or restaurant
One of Britain's greatest industrial heritage sites, home to a complete industrial community.
May - 4th Nov 2018, open daily: Mill open from 23rd July, 10:30 - 17:00 (advisory only) Apprentice House 10:30 - 16:30 Quarry Bank House 10:30 - 17:00 Garden, Cafés & Shop 10:30 - 17:00 Styal village hub and worker's cottage 11:00 - 16:30 Estate 08:00 - 18:00 5th Nov - 31st Dec, open Wed - Sun only: Mill 10:30 - 16:00 (advisory only) Apprentice House & Quarry Bank House 10:30 - 16:00 Garden, Cafés & Shop 10:30 - 16:00 Styal village hub and worker's cottage 11:00 - 16:00 (Sat - Sun only) Estate 08:00 - 18:00 (open daily)
Last admission to all venues 30 minutes before closing.
Garden closes dusk if earlier.
Apprentice House and worker's cottage tours have limited availability; early arrival advised.
Mill closed until summer 2018 for installation of passenger lift.
Dates for mill re-opening will be confirmed in July 2018.
- Fri 5th Jun
National Trust at 125: River WalksCome and learn about the River Bollin that powers the mill and the vital role it plays today. Take part in river walks and activities to help our Riverlands team and do your bit on World Environment Day. 2020 marks the 125th anniversary of the National Trust, which was originally created to enable people to access green spaces forever, for everyone. We will be celebrating this legacy through a series of events and activities to highlight the joy of the natural world.
- Fri 5th Jun + 6 more
Building a MillDiscover how this architectural jewel of the North was put together on this tour. Established in 1784 by Samuel Greg of Belfast, take a journey through the first 50 years of its 246 year history. See how, what started as a bold business venture, became one of the most successful stories of the industrial revolution.
- Fri 5th Jun + 13 more
Cloth On Your BackIn this tour, discover how 800 shirts could be made from a single bale of cotton and enjoy learning about the journey cotton took from a raw material to finished thread. The tour will last approximately 30 minutes and will start from the Mill entrance. There's no booking required, but normal admission charges apply.