Museums, galleries and history

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Hall at Oakwell Hall and Huddersfield Art Gallery are currently closed.

The Park at Oakwell Hall Country Park is open. The facilities are available as follows:

  • Visitor Centre Shop open 10am to 4pm daily.
  • Visitor Centre Car Park open 9am to 5pm daily.
  • Visitor Centre Toilets open 10am to 4pm daily.
  • Cafe is open 10am to 4.30pm daily.
  • Bradford Road Car Park is open 24 hours daily.

Tolson Museum is open 12noon to 5pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and weekends.

Bagshaw Museum is open 12noon to 5pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and weekends.

Our activity will continue online. Please visit Kirklees Museums and Galleries Facebook and Kirklees Museums and Galleries Twitter for updates.

Museums and galleries

Our museum collections

Learning and school visits

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Countryside, parks and open spaces

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our parks, play and sports areas are open for people to enjoy. Remember to stay safe and observe social distancing rules.

Events and activities

We are slowly starting to allow events and activities to return to our parks. We need at least 8 weeks notice before your event is due to take place.

Please contact parks@kirklees.gov.uk before assuming you can hold an event.

Public rights of way

Reservations and ground bookings

Places to visit

Animals and conservation

Complaints