Farfield Mill

Victorian Dressing Up Corner at Farfield Mill

The perfect solution for a rainy day! We have a selection of fabulos clothing, so children can experience what it was like to dress as in Victorian times. There is also a selection of intersting industrial Victorian items on our heritage section - come and see if you can guess what they were used for!

The Giant Bobbin

Daily 11am 4pm

Help make the biggest knitted snake in the world...! Try your hand at French knitting on our giant bobbin and let's see how long we can make the knitted snake!

Suitable for aged 5+

Cost: free (with admission)

Proddy Rugging

Proddy Rugs take their name from the method of prodding the rag through the hessian cloth. Come and join us on level 4 and add to our proddy rug!


Come and try your hand a weaving on our table top looms. following the instructions to make a plain or a twill weave. Which colours will you choose?