Do It Yourself?

08/04/2022 - 01/09/2022, Various Times

Museum of Making

Silk Mill Lane off Full Street




Museum of Making at Derby Silk has undergone a £18m refurbishment and welcomed its first visitors in May 2021. Derby’s stunning Silk Mill building stands…

An intriguing history of DIY

In partnership with the BBC as part of its centenary celebrations

From DIY TV programmes to current DIY trends on social media, this unique, quirky exhibition will explore the intriguing past, present and future of DIY. The exhibition, in partnership with the BBC, will not only explore how DIY has been represented in the media, but will also showcase a vast amount of objects associated with DIY, as well as exploring how DIY is changing as we learn more about the importance of sustainability and healthy living spaces and materials.

HOW TO BOOK – tickets on sale 8 March

Tickets for the exhibition are available to book now at, or by calling 01332 641901.

Prices: Buy a ticket and return again – Adults £4.50 / Concession £2.50 / Under 16s FREE.

See Do It Yourself? for FREE!

Entry to Do It Yourself? is FREE on the first Sunday of every month, on a first come first served basis – for any other days, please book as above.

 Suitable for all.

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