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We are all open again after the bad weather, sorry for inconvenience

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weather update

Due to weather conditions Shop and museum closed temporarily. Café open via side door    

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Sunday closing

We will be closed on the following Sundays to facilitate staff holidays. Sorry for any inconvience. July 31st 2022 August 7th 2022

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What do you think about us… Prizes to be won!

As we move back to opening and welcoming visitors, we are inviting local residents in the Wirksworth area to answer a few questions about their views on the Heritage Centre. This is important as it helps us find out what we can do even better, and as an added...

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We’re back!

The Heritage Centre shop and Webster's cafe (outdoors and takeaways) is back 5 days a week from Monday 12 April.  Our opening times will be 9am - 4pm (last food orders 3pm, last drinks, 3.30pm) and we will be open daily except Monday and Wednesday. We are, however,...

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Mother’s Day is nearly here!

With Spring in the air it must be nearly Mother's Day.  Book now and treat your mother to a very special treat this Mothering Sunday – a boxed selection of sandwiches and cakes, scones with clotted cream and jam, together with a small bottle of Prosecco.  Just £12 per...

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Put a spring in your step

Even though we can’t open our doors, it doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy our events and our unique range of gifts and souvenirs. And now that the days are lengthening, our on line shop has all those guides that you need to get under the skin of the Peak District....

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Calling imaginative writers

Wirksworth Heritage Centre is seeking an author to work on an exciting new Guide Book which will be produced as a souvenir guide to the Centre, town and its stories.  If you have a good working knowledge of Wirksworth and a good writing style this could be for you....

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