Working Textile Museum

Museum Times and Prices

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Museum Times and Prices

There are two ways to visit Masson Mills Working Textile Museum.

Option 1

“Just turn up - No need to book”

Standard ticket

Gold ticket

Our flexible self-guiding option

Working machinery demonstrations
(at advertised times only)

Visit at your own pace.

Admission to the Engine House to see the mill engine in motion

Under 16s free when accompanied by a paying adult.

Option 2

Pre-booked groups and schools

£4 per person, plus a guide fee of £15.

Fully guided tour of the museum with a Masson Mills guide (approx.55 mins)

Short introductory film.

Working machinery demonstrations

Admission to the Engine House to see the mill engine in motion

Option 2 is available on weekdays only

Please contact us to arrange a time of your choice.

Accompanying teachers and group leaders free.

All prices include VAT

Car and coach parking and disabled access available

The proceeds of all ticket sales go towards the upkeep of the museum and historic machinery.

Opening Times


Open Mon – Sat 10am-4pm,
Sun 11am-4pm.

The museum is open from the first week in January until 30th November inclusive. Closed Easter Sunday and throughout December (Please note that during January inclement weather may affect opening times).


Mon - Sat 11am and 2pm in the Weaving Shed (Sun 12 noon and 2pm)
(times subject to availability)

Further information on the museum exhibits is available either online or by using our free Masson Museum WiFi to access QR codes for further information during your visit.