Mill Town

Helmshore Mills Textile Museum

  • Core Session
  • KS 2
  • History
  • Industrial Revolution
  • Local History

Take a guided walk beyond the mill gates to explore how the Industrial Revolution and the arrival of the mills changed the landscape. Then build an interactive 3D map to examine the impact of the Turner family on the local area. Pupils will also investigate the events of the power-loom riots of 1826 and the sad, sad tale of Mary Hindle.

Lancashire County Council Schools

£3 per pupil

All academies and non-Lancashire County Council Schools

£4 per pupil

Accompanying adults are free of charge

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Helmshore Mills Textile Museum


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