Fragile History Afternoon
A walking tour of Derby’s Porcelain Factory
Fragile History: Walking tour of Derby’s Porcelain Past (Afternoon)
Explore Derby’s porcelain past on this walking tour with Richard Felix. Porcelain has been manufactured on 3 sites in Derby. Starting in 1750 with a factory on the Nottingham Road, then from 1848 to 1935 at a smaller factory on King Street and now on the 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. Walking Tour on Derby led by local historian Richard Felix. Tickets must be booked in advance please meet under the Guild Hall clock in the Derby Market Place.