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Tolson Museum, Huddersfield

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  1. Huddersfield's history book! A vivid and intriguing picture of the area and its people, from pre-history to present day, revealed through unique collections. From Roman finds to textiles; from birds to transport, Tolson is a treasure house of the fascinating, the curious and the amazing...

    Admission free. Visiting groups should book.

    Winter opening times are:

    September to March
    Saturday and Sunday 12noon - 4pm
    Tuesday to Thursday 11am - 4pm only during Kirklees school holidays
    Closed Monday to Friday

    Christmas Opening Hours
    Open every weekend as normal from 12 noon-4pm. Also open Thursday 27th December, Wednesday 2nd & Thursday 3rd January from 11am-4pm.

    Our Spring/Summer opening times are as follows:

    April to August
    Saturday and Sunday 12noon - 5pm
    Tuesday to Thursday 11am - 5pm
    Bank Holidays 11am - 5pm
    Closed Mondays and Fridays (apart from Bank Holidays)

    For the latest copy of It’s Happening with details of events, exhibitions and talks please go to http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/events/documents/itsHappening.pdf or click on link under Further Information.

    We are available for pre-booked events including school bookings, group bookings and room hire during these periods. Anyone wanting to visit should contact us on 01484 223240.

    Access:
    There is disabled parking and a fully accessible toilet at Tolson Museum.
    There is wheelchair access to the ground floor via a ramp at the back of the Museum, but the upper floor can only be reached by stairs.

Contacts

Tolson Museum


Ravensknowle Park Wakefield Road
Huddersfield HD5 8DJ

01484 223240

Organisation last updated.

  1. 12 December 2018

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Events

  • Tolson Tours , various dates starting on Sunday 21 October 2018

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Venue

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  1. Tolson Memorial Museum, Wakefield Road, Dalton, Huddersfield, HD5 8DJ
    1. Either, there are specially marked parking spaces for disabled people, or disabled people can park within 50 metres of an accessible entrance. Disabled parking
    2. There is a toilet which can be accessed by people with disabilities including wheelchair users. This means that it complies with the standards set out in Part M of the Building Regulations,'Access to and use of buildings. Fully accessible toilet
    There is wheelchair access to the ground floor via a ramp at the back of the museum, but the upper floor can only be reached by stairs.

Further information

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