Colne Valley Museum

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Colne Valley Museum is housed in a row of weavers cottage of the mid 19C. The museum depicts the cottage textile industry and the social history of the area.

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Opening hours

Sat-Sun and Bank holidays 1400-1700

Closed: Over Christmas/New Year

Admission charges

Free Admission as part of our 40th Birthday celebrations.
Other charges for special events and group / school visits

Additional info

Open to the public at weekends and Bank Holidays only - Pre-booked group and educational visits at other times.

Textile Collection includes spinning wheels and Spinning Jenny, hand looms and other cottage textile industry artifacts - all of which are demonstrated.

Domestic Collection includes many cottage day to day chattles, costumes, samplers etc.

Other items include a full Clog Maker's workshop, Local Social History items

Collection details

Social History, Costume and Textiles

Colne Valley Museum
Cliffe Ash
West Yorkshire

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014


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01484 659762

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