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...


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’...


Maps title

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. This is the first exhibition in the newly refurbished...


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 ‘Ellipsis’ – three Calderdale based artists, in response to...


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...


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.


An A to Z of Maps

18 Nov 2017 (All day) to 24 Feb 2018 (All day)

Smith Art Gallery hosts this exhibition from Bankfield Museum showcasing a varied selection of historic maps from Calderdale Museums' collections...


Pattern book in Calderdale Museums collection

Perspectives on Patterns

3 Feb 2018 (All day) to 26 May 2018 (All day)

Interpretations of Calderdale Museums Pattern Book Collection by the Textile Art Group. Discover intricate details, long forgotten patterns and...



3 Feb 2018 (All day) to 2 Jun 2018 (All day)

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


Shibden Hall by John Horner

'Shibden' An exhibition by Brighouse Art Circle

3 Mar 2018 (All day) to 9 Jun 2018 (All day)

An exhibition of work by the Brighouse Art Circle on the theme of 'Shibden'. Inspired by the Hall, grounds, collections and history of the site,...



2 Jun 2018 (All day) to 6 Oct 2018 (All day)

Exhibition exploring the large and varied shoe collection at Calderdale Museums, including new work created by Kirklees College students.