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Get the latest scoop on concerts and gigs, festivals, family events and everything else that’s happening in Calderdale. Browse our events guide to discover what’s on today, what’s on this weekend, and more things to do this month.

Sat
01

01 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
Dean Clough
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Walking

Dean Clough Heritage Trail

Learn about 200 years of history told through our self-guided tour leaflet. At your own pace, find out about the history of the site ranging from the architecture of the

Sat
08

08 Jan 2022 - 24 Dec 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Shibden 600

Calderdale Museums is marking the 600th birthday of Shibden Hall - one of the most important buildings in Yorkshire and a building of international renown. The first mention of Shibden

Fri
25

25 Mar 2022 - 29 Oct 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, Family, Galleries & Museums

Fashions in the Time of Anne Lister (1791-1840)

Charting the changing shape of fashion in the early 1800s from the empire line dresses to 'leg of mutton' sleeves, this exhibition will showcase Calderdale Museum's world class costume and

Tue
31

31 May 2022 - 24 Dec 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Costumes from the BBC TV Series ‘Gentleman Jack’

A world exclusive exhibition of costumes by renowned designer Tom Pye, Costume Designer on both seasons on Gentleman Jack, for the BBC One TV Series ‘Gentleman Jack’. Written by Sally

Sat
10

10 Sep 2022 - 26 Nov 2022
Calderdale Industrial Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage

Astounding Inventions

Our new exhibition celebrates a rich history of invention, industry and innovation in Calderdale and features a range of inventions including the Arab printing press, the sewing machine, the pen,

Price: £4 – £5

Sun
11

11 Sep 2022 - 22 Oct 2022
Dean Clough
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Arts & Crafts, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Astounding Inventions LEGO Workshops

10.30am & 1.30pm Location: Crossley Gallery, D Mill, Dean Clough, Halifax, HX3 5AX Become a better builder with one of our Astounding Inventions LEGO Workshops on Saturday 11th September, led

Price: £8

Wed
19

19 Oct 2022 - 07 Dec 2022
Calderdale Industrial Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Talks & Poetry

“Men Impossible to Lead and Difficult to Drive” – A talk by Dr Stephen Caunce

7.30pm A talk by Dr Stephen Caunce on the story of the Pennine Clothiers and the Domestic System of Cloth Making, 1500-1750. All are welcome. Tea/coffee/biscuits will be available for

Price: Free – £4

Sat
22

22 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022
Eureka! the National Children’s Museum
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Halloween in Calderdale

Ghoul School

22nd - 30th October 2022 Join Beastie, Esme and a host of Eureka! characters as they present a range of fun Halloween themed activities and events just for you -

Fri
28

28 Oct 2022 - 28 Oct 2022
Shibden Hall
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Halloween in Calderdale, Heritage, Markets & Shopping

Spooky Shibden

6pm What dark and macabre secrets does Shibden Hall hold? What phantoms and beasts hide in the dark woods? Join us, your guides to the ghastly, as we walk through

Price: £11.37

Wed
23

23 Nov 2022 - 11 Jan 2023
Calderdale Industrial Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Talks & Poetry

“The Life and Times of a Couple of Bricks” – A talk by Chris Bateman

7.30pm A talk by Chris Bateman on Leeds Fireclay, their precursors and associates. All are welcome. Tea/coffee/biscuits will be available for a small donation. Free entry to members of Calderdale

Price: Free – £4