Framework Knitters Museum

A unique complex of listed frameshops, cottages and outbuildings arranged around a garden courtyard with an adjacent former chapel in which many of the knitters worshipped. The site has been restored to show the living and working conditions of the framework knitters who occupied it throughout the 19th century. This is a working museum with machinery in use and the opportunity for visitors to ‘have-a-go’.


  • Part Disabled Access

Contact & Location

Address:Chapel Street
Nottinghamshire NG11 6HE
Contacts: 0115 984 6914
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Open days:Feb-23 Dec Wed-Sat 1100-1630. Also Sun Apr-Sep 1330-1630. (Last entry 1600.)
By Bus:3, 10
By Rail: Nottingham / 6 miles

This entry was last updated on 1st March 2017

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