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

For King and Country

2 Aug 2014 (All day) to 22 Dec 2018 (All day)

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


Widdop landscape

Widdop from 6000 BC

4 Mar 2017 (All day) to 29 Oct 2017 (All day)

An exhibition of the archaeology and history of the Widdop Valley, in the South Pennine Landscape by Hebden Bridge Local History Society's...


Alfred ELmore, Melody

A Brush With Love

6 May 2017 (All day) to 5 Aug 2017 (All day)

A selection of romantic paintings and stories from Calderdale Museums' Collections on display at Smith Art Gallery.


Arthur Conan Doyle at his Desk

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his campaign to save the lives of British Tommies

1 Jun 2017 (All day) to 31 Aug 2017 (All day)

A new exhibition for 2017 within the ‘For King and Country’...


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An A to Z of Maps

17 Jun 2017 (All day) to 4 Nov 2017 (All day)

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...


Elland Bridge by Mike Bentley

After the Flood: Rebuilding Elland Bridge

12 Aug 2017 (All day) to 11 Nov 2017 (All day)

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



7 Oct 2017 (All day) to 27 Jan 2018 (All day)

Picturing the Past, Present and Future of Akroydon with the Halifax Photographic Society.

Discover the hidden stories of Colonel Edward...


Calderdale Open Art Exhibition 2017

11 Nov 2017 (All day) to 20 Jan 2018 (All day)

2017's Calderdale Open Art Exhibition will showcase work by professional and amateur artists.


Artwork by Karen Alderson

The Secret Lives of Objects

11 Nov 2017 (All day) to 20 Jan 2018 (All day)

'The Secret Lives of Objects' presents a selection of 2D and 3D works produced by ‘Ellipses’ – a small collective of Calderdale based artists in...


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A Hat or a Husband?

11 Nov 2017 (All day) to 20 Jan 2018 (All day)

Vendredi Millinery Group's new exhibition will showcase newly made and historic hats to celebrate the Patron Saint of Milliners, Saint Catherine...