What’s On at Sudbury Gasworks

Whether you are interested in the history of Sudbury, the Victorian era of engineering and innovation, or you’re simply looking for a fun and free day out, there’s plenty to enjoy all year round.

We hope to welcome visitors to the newly conserved and restored Gasworks from summer 2022, but in the meantime, we are still planning a year of activities both online and onsite throughout 2021.

Stuck for ideas to keep the kids busy? Please check our Facebook and Instagram page for lots of ideas and activities to do at home.

For any enquiries on upcoming events – please contact us at info@sudburygasworks.com

Booking is done through Eventbrite, click on the links on each activity to be taken to the correct Eventbrite event page.





5th – 19th: To coincide with British Science Week and Engineers Week, we are hosting a series of online talks and activities for children, families and adults to learn more about the Gasworks and the Victorian era of innovation. (Dates and times to be confirmed, FREE event, booking via Eventbrite)


18th – Sudbury walk with Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust (Members Only)


2nd – Spring Bird Walk (£5pp, Time TBC, Booking via Eventbrite)

19th – Local History Talk and Tea, in celebration of Local History Month (Dates and times to be confirmed, FREE event, booking via Eventbrite)


A series of activities celebrating Children’s Art Week (Dates and times to be confirmed, booking via Eventbrite)


26th – 2nd(sep) – Sudbury Summer Exhibition (FREE event)

30th – Family Fun Day (Times to be confirmed, PAID & FREE activities)


10th – 19th – Heritage Open Days: Hard hat tour of Sudbury Gasworks and guided walk around Sudbury Village (Dates and times to be confirmed, FREE event, booking via Eventbrite)


29th – 31st – Sudbury Spooktacular, Halloween trail around the village (Dates and times to be confirmed, FREE event)


10th – Online talk for World Science Day on the production of Gas Energy and its impact of Sudbury (Times to be confirmed, PAID event, booking via Eventbrite).


18th – Christmas at Sudbury: Mulled wine, mince pies and carols at the Gasworks (Dates and times to be confirmed, FREE event)