Bagshaw Museum

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Where can you meet a Mummy from Ancient Egypt, hear a Shirley Bassey hit, and come face to face with a Ganges crocodile? Bagshaw Museum brings together fasinating objects from all over the world, in the magnificient Victorian gothic setting of 'Woodlands' a former mill owners house set in Wilton Park.

Venue Type:

Museum, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

Open Tuesday to Thursday 11am-5pm
Weekends (Saturday & Sunday) 12-5pm

Admission charges

Admission free

Additional info

Fire regulations in the Victorian building mean that there are restrictions on the use of prams and pushchairs indoors. Please contact the museum for further details and any other access information that will help you to plan your visit.

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.
A black and white image of Woodlands House, now Bagshaw Museum.

Behind the Scenes at the Museum: Guided House Tours

  • 1 July 2018 1-1:45pm, 2:30-3:15pm

Join our Museum Engagement volunteers for a fascinating behind the scenes tour of the museum.

Suitable for

  • Any age
A girl looking into a case containing a Qua ran stand.

Summer Activities - Explore the World

  • 31 July 2018 12-4pm
  • 7 August 2018 12-4pm
  • 14 August 2018 12-4pm
  • 21 August 2018 12-4pm

Go global! Follow in the footsteps of the Bagshaw family with summer activities and crafts, highlighting their travels around the world and bringing international culture to the museum.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10


£2 per child. All ages welcome. No booking required

Bagshaw Museum
Wilton Park
West Yorkshire
WF17 0AS

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01924 324765


01924 326164

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