Welcome to Calderdale Museums
Set in the picturesque Shibden valley, a mile from Halifax, Shibden Hall dates back to 1420 and offers visitors a fascinating journey through the lives of the people who lived and worked here.Visit Shibden Hall
Set in the attractive surroundings of Akroyd Park, at the centre of Akroydon model village conservation area, this Victorian mansion was the home of local mill owner, philanthropist and MP, Colonel Edward Akroyd.Visit Bankfield Museum
Showcasing Calderdale Museums’ fashion and textile collections from ancient Egypt to modern day.
Explore the history of photography from the first permanent image made in 1826, to the estimated 14 trillion we take each year across the world today.