Farfield Mill

Summer opening hours

Mill 10.30-5.00                                               Cafe 10-4.30 (Meals served 11-2.30pm)


Adults 3.50 (3.85 with Gift Aid); Concs 3.00 (3.30 with Gift Aid); 16s and under FREE. Entry to the Caf only is free.

Friends of Farfield  Become a 'Friend' for 15 single/25 joint - and enjoy free entry to the whole Centre for a year.

Group Visits  We're happy to cater for your group - small or large. For details, click here.

FREE entry for LA10 residents on Sundays.

Studios to Rent

It doesn't happen often but we have studios available to rent. If you would like to become one of our resident artists then please contact the Mill on admin@farfieldmill.org.

What you think...

'Nice to see history being kept alive. Well done to all' - Essex

'So pleased to see this old mill put to good use'

'Fantastic inspirational place' - York

'Just keep doing what you are doing - it's looking super. Great afternoon' - Derbyshire

'Excellent exhibitions, good information, very friendly volunteers - congratulations to everyone involved' - Bath

'This is the most interesting place we have seen all week' - Bognor Regis

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Visit Farfield Mill

Four floors of inspiration await you in this vibrant arts and heritage centre.

Housed in a restored Victorian woollen mill on the edge of Cumbria and Yorkshire - now the leading venue for textile arts in the North West.

Heritage displays, working looms, regularly changing exhibitions, craft demonstrations, art and craft for sale by resident and visiting artists, workshops and events - plus delicious food in Weavers Cafe.

We are also proud to announce that Farfield Mill was "Small Gallery of the Year" Finalist for the Cumbria Life awards!


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Baby Blue

John Maher - 'Nobody's Home' Sat 16 April-Sun 5 June

John Maher is best known as the former drummer of the punk band Buzzcocks. His sublime and haunting photo series Nobody's Home documents deserted croft houses in the Outer Hebrides.




Mandy Coates - Baskets

Mandy works within the noble tradition of basket making. Her work ranges from familiar forms to non functional decorative work.

Second Hand Bookshop

Have you been to the Mill Bookshop yet?  We have a fantastic range of high quality books, including titles spanning a huge number of subjects, ALL attractively priced with 100% of proceeds directly benefiting the Mill.  Donations glady welcomed.

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