Fragile History Evening
A walking tour of Derby’s Porcelain Factory (Evening)
A walking tour of Derby’s Porcelain Factory
Explore Derby’s porcelain past on this walking tour with local historian Richard Felix. Porcelain has been manufactured on three sites in Derby. It started in 1750 with a factory on the Nottingham Road, then from 1848 to 1935 at a smaller factory on King Street, and now on Osmaston Road. Discover stories from the past and walk in the footsteps of the people who made Royal Crown Derby the iconic brand it is today.