What's on

August

For King and Country

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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Shoes in Bankfield collection

Shoes

A celebration of shoes from Wellingtons to Winklepickers, Stillettos to Sandals!

New exhibition exploring the large and varied shoe...

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Sweets

Sweets

Join us at Bankfield Museum for a celebration of all things sweet. A new family friendly exhibition for 2018 featuring Calderdale's confectionery...

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Portraits

An exhibition of works from Calderdale Museums’ Collections at Smith Art Gallery.

Image: Lady in Brown c.1936 by William Bruce Ellis ...

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Bronte dresses at Shibden Hall

Literary Links: The Brontës at Shibden

See costumes on display in Shibden Hall from the recent Brontë TV Drama, ‘To Walk Invisible’ by Sally Wainwright, several scenes of which were...

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Hot Sparks! Sweet Hats

21 Aug 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm, 21 Aug 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm, 21 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Hear the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and create your own Major Quality and Miss Sweetly hat.

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Hot Sparks! Mayan artwork

22 Aug 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm, 22 Aug 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm, 22 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Hear the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and explore chocolate through the ages and be inspired to make your own Mayan artwork.

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Shibden Hall Anne Lister Tour

26 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm

These guided tours of Shibden Hall focus on its most famous resident, Anne...

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Hot Sparks! Sweet landscape

28 Aug 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm, 28 Aug 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm, 28 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Hear the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and create your own landscape using recycled sweet wrappers.

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Hot Sparks! Making a chocolate box

29 Aug 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm, 29 Aug 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm, 29 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Hear the story of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and create your own chocolate box.

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Top Tudors @ Shibden Hall

30 Aug 2018 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Come and explore the Tudors at Shibden Hall and find out about Tudor toys and make a herbal bag.

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