Sport Wirksworth – New Exhibition

Wirksworth Heritage Centre 31 St Johns Street, Wirksworth

The NEW special exhibition at Wirksworth Heritage Centre starts October 2023 Celebrating Wirksworth’s past and present sporting talent! You can also see our permanent exhibitions... From lead mining to red tape, whiskey to well dressing, our new galleries explore the fascinating history of Wirksworth and the people who live here. In these interactive displays you […]

£5

Talk: The Wirksworth Story with Pete Chivers

Wirksworth Heritage Centre 31 St Johns Street, Wirksworth

A journey through the story of Wirksworth from its prehistoric origins, Roman visitors, wealth from lead mining and quarrying to its present status as a town full of creative professionals and a community that works together through sport, an Arts Festival, and even a Wizarding Day- keeping the town alive.  

£7