Tolson museum at Ravensknowle Park

Tolson museum at Ravensknowle Park

Last Updated on February 20, 2024 by Suzy

Things to do at Tolson museum at Ravensknowle Park review

The Tolson museum is located within Ravensknowle Park near Huddersfield in West Yorkshire. The museum was once a private Victorian mansion and today it features a wide range of exhibits related to the area’s cultural and industrial history.

There are exhibits of local archaeology, weaving machinery and textiles. Plus natural history with an extensive collection of stuffed birds. There is a reconstruction of a Victorian schoolroom and a transport exhibition including horsedrawn and motor vehicles.

Tolson is a treasure house of the fascinating, the curious and the amazing. As well as the exhibitions mentioned above there are also First World War and Suffragist exhibitions. The museum is set in lovely park grounds. The park has a playground, gift shop and refreshments.

FAQ and Further Information Tolson museum at Ravensknowle Park

Is there food and drink available?

There is no on-site cafe. There are refreshments in the park.

What are the main things to do?

museum with a variety of exhibitions including birds, transport, Roman finds and more. The park has a playground. There are toilets within the museum .

What are the ticket prices?

*free, u003cbru003e*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *free, . The museum and park are free, to visit.

Is there parking?

There is parking nearby, charges may apply.

When are they open?

The Tolson museum has varied opening times and days. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

No information has been provided.

Are they accessible?

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