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Tolson Museum time travelling food trail

About the event

Part of Heritage Open Day weekends.

Make and use a 'time turner' then travel through the museum to find out about food through the ages. Fun family friendly trail

Amazing objects chart Huddersfield’s history from the Iron Age to the boom in the textile industry. See vintage vehicles as well as our newly re-opened bird room. Don’t miss our photographic exhibition, ‘A Woman’s Work is Never Done’, exploring the working lives of late 19th and early 20th century women as they fought for equal opportunities and better conditions. Galleries include our World War I and Suffragist exhibitions and the taxidermy ‘half animals’. Park, playground and shop.


Tolson Museum

Ravensknowle Park Wakefield Road, Huddersfield, HD5 8DJ

01484 223240

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