Hall i' th' Wood Museum

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Hall i' th' Wood Museum is a rare surviving example of a Tudor wooden framed house.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Tuesday 10am - 3pm
Saturday 12pm - 4pm

Admission charges

FREE (please note there may be a charge for special events)

Additional info

Replica costumes are available for our visitors to try on and we also have a free children's quiz called 'Hooter the History Hound' that our visitors can follow around the museum. A range of exciting events and activity days take place throughout the year.

On display are examples of 17th and early 18th century furniture and objects relating to Samuel Crompton and the founder of the museum, Lord Leverhulme.

Collection details

Architecture, Decorative and Applied Art, Personalities, Social History

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Hall i' th' Wood Museum

Museums at Night tour of Hall i' th' Wood Museum

  • 19 May 2018 8-9pm

What was that noise in the fireplace? Who was that at the door? Bring your torches and join us on a tour around Medieval Hall i’ th’ Wood!

We will explore the history of the hall and what the inhabitants 400 years go did to protect themselves from things that go bump in the night!

Suitable for adults and children aged 11 plus.

Please book in advance by phoning Bolton Central Library’s History Centre, tel no: 01204 332185.

Suitable for

  • 11-13
  • 16-17
  • 18+



Hall i' th' Wood Museum
off Crompton Way






01204 332211

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