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

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days: Hall i' th Wood Museum

  • 12 September 2015

As visitors take a tour of Hall i’ th’ Wood they will get a rare chance to view the attic space where Samuel Crompton allegedly hid the spinning mule during an outbreak of machine-breaking in the late 1700s.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly



Hall i' th' Wood Museum
off Crompton Way

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014






01204 332211

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