Bankfield Museum Halifax
Bankfield Museum, Akroyd Park, Boothtown Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 6HG
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
What we offer on a school trip
A Museum since 1887, Bankfield tells the story of Halifax and Calderdale, using its rich and diverse collections.
Set in the attractive surroundings of Akroyd Park, at the centre of Akroydon model village conservation area, this Victorian mansion was the home of local mill owner, philanthropist and MP, Colonel Edward Akroyd.
Bankfield Museum's displays cover local history, costume, art, toys, military history, jewellery and textiles from around the world.