Museums and galleries
Bankfield Museum is housed in an imposing Victorian Mansion, set within an attractive park, less than a mile from the centre of Halifax.
Bankfield is steeped in history and has been a museum for over a hundred years. The collections date from prehistoric times to the 21st century and include an internationally important collection of costume and textile. With so much to discover there is something to interest visitors of all ages.
Exhibitions at Bankfield Museum in the next 12 months
20 April 2013 to 01 September 2013
Drawing on the collections of Calderdale Museums this exhibition explores our perceptions of art.
12 May 2013 to 30 June 2013
An exhibition of work produced by young artists from Calderdale's schools.
31 August 2013 to 26 October 2013
An exhibition of new work by this popular textile art group