12 Jan 2018 - 1:00pm
Bankfield Museum have partnered with Healthy Minds to develop four amazing mindfulness workshops, with a range of meditation, gentle yoga and...
19 Jan 2018 - 1:00pm
26 Jan 2018 - 1:00pm
2 Feb 2018 - 1:00pm
17 Feb 2018 (All day)
Free exhibition and events day suitable for all ages. Explore our handling objects linked to Horrible Halifax and create your own replica coin as...
17 Feb 2018 - 1:00pm
Free drop-in children's workshop using examples from the Calderdale Museums' Pattern Book Collection to design and create clothes for little paper...
20 Feb 2018 - 11:00am, 20 Feb 2018 - 1:00pm, 20 Feb 2018 - 2:00pm
Meet a Victorian teacher and create your own silhouette picture.
21 Feb 2018 - 11:00am, 21 Feb 2018 - 1:00pm, 21 Feb 2018 - 2:00pm
Find out about the healthcare of the Victorians and create your own special potion.
22 Feb 2018 - 11:00am, 22 Feb 2018 - 1:00pm, 22 Feb 2018 - 2:00pm
Come and find out about the job you might have had as a Victorian child and make your very own Victorian character.
23 Feb 2018 - 11:00am, 23 Feb 2018 - 1:00pm, 23 Feb 2018 - 2:00pm
Find out about inventions of the Victorian Age and make your own special creation.
17 Mar 2018 - 2:00pm
A talk accompanied by music in the Oak Gallery at Bankfield, as part of our ...
3 Apr 2018 - 10:00am
Join us on Anne Lister’s birthday for a day of celebration of Anne’s life (1791-1840) on Tuesday 3 April, 10am to 5pm. Hear from biographer Helena...
3 Apr 2018 - 11:00am, 3 Apr 2018 - 1:00pm, 3 Apr 2018 - 2:00pm
Find out what a Victorian Easter was like and create a Victorian Easter craft.
4 Apr 2018 - 11:00am, 4 Apr 2018 - 1:00pm, 4 Apr 2018 - 2:00pm
Join us for an Alice in Wonderland Tea Party and make your very own themed hat.
10 Apr 2018 - 11:00am, 10 Apr 2018 - 1:00pm, 10 Apr 2018 - 2:00pm
Come and play with our Victorian toys and make one of your very own.
21 Apr 2018 - 10:00am
A seminar day with a range of talks, tours and demonstrations at Bankfield Museum on The Abyssinian Campaign, 1868. The seminar coincides with the...
28 Apr 2018 - 2:00pm
Find out more about the costumes on display and literary connections of Shibden Hall on this private tour with Curator with Elinor Camille-Wood. ...
7 May 2018 (All day)
Demonstrations of traditional crafts including pole lathing, blacksmithing and rag-rugging as well as local celtic traditions such as building a...
9 Jun 2018 (All day)
Join us for free activities and events suitable for all ages as part of our For King and Country exhibition, commemorating the region's First...
16 Jun 2018 (All day)
Join us for free events and activities throughout the day to celebrate the opening of our new...
24 Jun 2018 - 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...
29 Jul 2018 - 2:00pm
4 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm
A free talk by John Spencer, Military Curator at 2pm in the Akroyd Library as part of our...
11 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm
A talk by Ann Dinsdale, Principal Curator of the Bronte Parsonage Museum in Haworth about the research that went into developing the production...
26 Aug 2018 - 2:00pm
22 Sep 2018 - 2:00pm
Stories from the Georgian City: Shopping and Shoes in York during the eighteenth-century. A free talk by Dr Matthew Jenkins,...
6 Oct 2018 - 10:00am
Until the 17th century, most people wore simple leather turn shoes. This workshop will enable you to make a pair for yourself. The price includes...
13 Oct 2018 - 2:00pm
21 Oct 2018 - 2:00pm
24 Nov 2018 (All day)
Our final Centenary event for 2018 will have a range of talks and tours throughout the day linked to the region’s centenary years. This will mark...