An A to Z of Maps

Culture & Heritage, Events & Festivals, Family, Galleries & Museums : Halifax

An A to Z of Maps
Free

Starting 17th Jun 2017 See all Dates for this event

17th June to 4th November

Discover historic maps of the region and the world in our exploration of map making. From maps of the local area to the stars, featuring hand drawn, embroidered, 3D, and artistic maps from Calderdale Museums' Collections.

Follow our A to Z of Maps trail and navigate your way around the Museum and Akroyden.
Want more information?
Call 01422 352334 or visit museums.calderdale.gov.ukwhatsonexhibitionswild-west
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Map-related talks and workshops:


Calderdale’s Waterways- Saturday 8th July at 2pm. Join Mike Clarke, a waterway’s historian, to look at the development of West Yorkshire’s industrial waterways, through maps and photos, and put their development into a national and international perspective.


Everyone is a Cartographer!- Saturday 23rd September at 2pm. Join Dr. Tina Richardson in a talk that will explore the ways in which we are all cartographers, because we all hold maps in our head on the places we navigate every day.

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Short Description 17th June to 4th November Discover historic maps of the region and the world in our exploration of map making. From maps of the local area to the stars, featuring hand drawn, embroidered, 3D, and artistic maps from Calderdale Museums' Collections. Follow our A to Z of Maps trail and navigate your way around the Museum and Akroyden.
Type Culture & Heritage, Events & Festivals, Family, Galleries & Museums
Location Halifax
Event Date 17 Jun 2017
Event End Date 4 Nov 2017
Event Dates 17th June 2017, to, 4th November 2017
Address Bankfield Museum Akroyd Park Boothtown Rd Halifax HX3 6HG
Phone Number 01422 352334
Web Address http://museums.calderdale.gov.uk/whatson/exhibitions/wild-west
Recharge Point No
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An A to Z of Maps

Bankfield Museum Akroyd Park Boothtown Rd Halifax HX3 6HG

Accessibility

To ensure we offer impartial advice we have provided a link to  ‘Euan’s Guidewhere you'll find detailed access information to many venues across Calderdale and the UK: accommodation, attractions, shops, pubs, restaurants and more.  

VisitEngland lead training provider and contributor in accessible tourism, Visits Unlimited is a Calderdale-based national operator offering a range of accessibility-related services across the UK and abroad.  Visits Unlimited support businesses in not only meeting legal obligations stated within the UK Equality Act 2010 but in exceeding customer service expectations for all customers including those with specific needs.  Services provided include accredited hospitality training and disability awareness training, access auditing, mystery shopping and strategic accessibility planning. 

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