Certificate of Excellence 2016

We have just been awarded a Certificate of Excellence by tripadvisor for superior service, reflecting the consistently great reviews we have earned. Come and see what it is all about; join a tour, a course, explore the shop or sit in our cafe.

Summer Holiday Family Fun

DROP-IN CRAFTING SESSIONS 14.00 – 16.00 Monday to Thursday– no need to book. We supply the materials and instructions, you supply the creativity. Suitable for 5+. All children must be accompanied, £3 per child
FRIDAY FAMILY FUN 13.00- 16.00 Fridays – Suitable for 5+. All children to be accompanied, £5 per participant. Themes include: origami, Mad Hatters Tea Party, Build a Blimp, Fairies and Elves, Rockets and Robots


On Thursdays and the 1st Sunday of each month, join one of our scheduled guided tours and discover how fascinating paper is – that thing we take for granted is truly amazing. Try making handmade paper We have three tours a day 11.15, 13.00 and 2.45. Please book in advance if groups are larger than 10 or you wish to bring a group on another day. In addition visit our cafe, gallery and paper shop. Boat rides also available.

School Trips

Our education team offer a range of exciting workshops for schools covering Key Stages 1. 2. 3 and 4, outreach activities and school assemblies. A standard 2.5 hour visit includes mill tour, papermaking and
a third activity selected from
this list: weaving, braille, history, science, recycling, letterpress and art. And much, much more.

"Rags make paper, paper makes money, money makes banks, banks make loans, loans make beggars, beggars make rags. - Anon. English 19th C. "