Dewsbury Museum

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See and hear what's changed in the lives of children over the last century in the 'Growing Up in Dewsbury' exhibition. Take a trip back to school and war-torn Britain as you gaze through the windows of the 1940's classroom. Visit the new 'Toys will be Toys' gallery to discover the role of toys and play, and find out why certain toys are collector's items. With a busy programme of temporary exhibitions and events, Dewsbury Museum is for anyone who's ever been a child.

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Opening hours

Tuesday - Friday: 11.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 12.00 noon - 5.00pm

Admission charges

Free Admission

Collection details

Social History, Toys and Hobbies

Dewsbury Museum
Crow Nest Park
Heckmondwike Road
West Yorkshire
WF13 2SG




01924 324766


01924 325109

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