Pickford's House Museum and Garden

Derbyshire, DE1 1DA

Joseph Pickford (1734-82) was a leading Georgian architect, and a friend of Joseph Wright of Derby.

Pickford's House Museum

He designed this house, and the dining, drawing and morning rooms, bedroom and dressing room are presented as they might have been when he and his family lived here. Life below stairs is illustrated by the reconstructed kitchen and laundry, cellar, pantry and housekeeper's cupboard. Other highlights are toys and toy theatres, and the museum's excellent collection of historic costumes and textiles.

Venue information

Opening times

Tuesday-Saturday 10am – 5pm

For Bank Holiday and Christmas opening times please check www.derbymuseums.org

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