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For King and Country. A new exhibition at Bankfield Museum, Halifax

For King and Country

Winner of the Royal Historical Society's Public History Prize, the exhibition displays over 200 objects, 200 images and archives, along with over...

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An A to Z of Maps

Discover historic maps of the region and the world in our exploration of map making. From maps of the local area to the stars, featuring hand...

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Elland Bridge by Mike Bentley

After the Flood: Rebuilding Elland Bridge

An exhibition of photographs by Mike Bentley who has documented the demolition and rebuilding of Elland Bridge following the devastation of the...

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Picturing the Past, Present and Future of Akroydon with the Halifax Photographic Society. This is the first exhibition in the newly refurbished...

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Shibden Spooktacular

26 Oct 2017 - 5:00pm

The Shibden Spooktacular is returning on Thursday 26th October 2017. Join the Halifax Calder Rotary Club for a FANGtastic event of fun, frights...

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John Spencer- Stories of local 'Dukes' in the First World War

28 Oct 2017 - 2:00pm

A talk by John Spencer, Calderdale Museums' Military Curator on stories of local ‘Dukes’ in The First World War. This talk is part of our...

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Anne Lister Tour

29 Oct 2017 - 2:00pm

These guided tours of Shibden Hall focus on its most famous resident, Anne Lister (1791-1840). Hear about Anne's life as a remarkable business...

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Sparks! October half term activities

31 Oct 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm, 31 Oct 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm, 31 Oct 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Come and hear some spooky tales from around Akroydon and create a spooky lantern with spooky local buildings.  Booking essential. Ages 4-12 and...

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