Heptonstall Museum

Heptonstall Museum exterior

In the Old Grammar School building, at the centre of the ancient Pennine hilltop village of Heptonstall, you will find this welcoming Museum.

Many features of the building remain, including the original school desks and books. Displays focus on the importance of this charming village and surrounding area, from prehistoric times to the present day. Stories include the tale of the infamous Cragg Vale Coiners and the Battle of Heptonstall during the English Civil War.

The Museum makes the perfect starting point for exploring the area’s rich history, stunning landscape and inspiring literature, whether on foot, on public transport or by car. 

Parking

There is a large visitor car park on the left as you enter Heptonstall from Hebden Bridge. Parking is limited within the village itself.