Farfield Mill

See our Resident Artists

Visit our Resident Artists in their studios on levels 2, 3 and 4. See jewellery makers, painters, weavers, fibre artists, quilters and more, at work and creating a range of beautiful art and craft.  

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Learn about the heritage of our Mill

Visit our heritage display and learn about the Mill's history from its early beginnings in 1836 through to when textile production ceased and the Mill was saved for art and heritage.

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Shop from our wide range of unique art and craft

Visit our Retail Gallery on Level 3 where you can find handcrafted jewellery, leather items, metal work, wood turning, ceramics, glassware and a range of textiles. 


Discover your own creativity with our workshops

We host a range of workshops where you can learn new skills and explore your creative side with our Resident Artists and visiting tutors.

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Enjoy the atmosphere of our historic Mill

Nestled at the foot of the Howgills, Farfield Mill is surrounded by beautiful, tranquil countryside. Enjoy a stroll to Garsdale Bridge and see the river Rothay flowing beside the Mill. Or relax with a coffe and piece of cake in The Tea Room on Level 1. 

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We aim to be as accessible as possible. We offer the following facilities and services to help you make the most of your visit. The main entrance to the Mill is accessed via a ramp. There is also a lift to all levels and disabled facilities on each floor. Chairs are dotted around the mill for little breaks and to take in the view. 

Parking Facilities - Free disabled parking is available adjacent to the Mill.

Wheelchair Access - The Mill has a lift to all floors and there are no steps on any floor.

Toilets - Level access toilets are available on all floors.

Assistance Dogs - Guide dogs and hearing dogs are welcome.