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22 Jul 2020

Robert Smail’s Printing Works reopening – new booking system

A close-up view of the Wharfedale reliance printing press, showing a large poster rolled around a wheel.
The Wharfedale printing press at Robert Smail’s
We’re really looking forward to welcoming you back to Smail’s from Saturday 1 August. We’ve introduced a pre-booking system to help keep everyone safe.

We know that many people can’t wait to return to Robert Smail’s Printing Works but we also need to keep you safe during your visit. 

As we move away from lockdown, we have to limit the numbers of visitors in the printing works at any one time so that we avoid overcrowding and ensure physical distancing.

We have set up a pre-booking system to make your tour around Smail’s easier and safer. There is a maximum number of tickets for our tour slots available each day, so please book in advance to avoid disappointment. No more than 4 people will be permitted on each tour, made up of no more than 2 household groups. 

We strongly advise that you pre-book before travelling and also visit the Robert Smail’s Printing Works property page to check opening times and to find out which facilities are open.

If you do not pre-book, we cannot guarantee entry to the printing works and you may be turned away.

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