For King and Country

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...


Shoes in Bankfield collection


9 Jun 2018 (All day) to 17 Nov 2018 (All day)

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

New exhibition exploring the large and varied shoe...




16 Jun 2018 (All day) to 3 Nov 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...



23 Jun 2018 (All day) to 30 Mar 2019 (All day)

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

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


Bronte dresses at Shibden Hall

Literary Links: The Brontës at Shibden

24 Jul 2018 (All day) to 2 Sep 2018 (All day)

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


Calderdale Open Art Exhibition 2018

10 Nov 2018 (All day) to 19 Jan 2019 (All day)

2018's Calderdale Open Art Exhibition will showcase work by professional and amateur artists.


Women travellers Edith Durham, Liz Humphries, Gertrude Bell

Women Travellers

24 Nov 2018 (All day) to 25 May 2019 (All day)

Discover the stories of some remarkable female travellers, including Edith Durham and Gertrude Bell,...


Bayes, Alfred Walter. Cricket match, Centre Vale

'God's Own Country': Art and Artists inspired by West Yorkshire

6 Apr 2019 (All day) to 5 Oct 2019 (All day)

An exhibition of works from Calderdale Museums' collections portraying West Yorkshire and by West Yorkshire artists, celebrating this region's...


Dress from Bankfield Museum collection

The Fashion Gallery

4 May 2019 (All day)

Showcasing Calderdale Museums’ fashion and textile collections from ancient Egypt to modern day.