Otley Museum

Otley Museum
Wellcroft House
Otley Cycle Club
Crow Lane
Otley
West Yorkshire
LS21 1TZ
England

Website

Our website

www.otleymuseum.org

E-mail

otleymuseum@btconnect.com

Telephone

01943 468181

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A comprehenisve collection of documents and photographs tells the story of this Wharfedale community from prehistoric times to the 20th century. A fascinating insight into Otley's heritage for the visitor and a key resource for both the amateur and professional researcher.

Venue Type:

Archive

Opening hours

Mon, Tues, Fri and first Sat of each month 9.45 - 12.15
(excluding Bank Holidays)

Closed first Saturday in October 2010

Closed: Wed, Thu, Sun
Bank Holidays
First Saturday in October 2010

Admission charges

Free admission

Additional info

The documentary and photographic archives are available to researchers by appointment.

Contact us for information on talks and group visits.

Eric Cowling Collection of prehistoric stone tools and artefacts mostly from the Middle Wharfe Valley.
Archaeological collection from the 1970s' excavation of the medieval Palace of the Archbishop of York at Otley.
Otley Printers' Engineers Collection centres on the invention of the Wharfedale Printing Machine.
The Urban Development Archive: building records, plans and maps showing the development during 19th & 20th centuries.
The Otley Story Archive : a social history from the 18th century.

Collection details

Social History, Science and Technology, Personalities, Archives, Archaeology

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