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Bradford Industrial Museum, Home of Horses at Work

Bradford Industrial Museum
Address:
Moorside Mills,
Moorside Road,
Eccleshill,
Bradford BD2 3HP

Opening Times:
Tuesday - Saturday 10am to 4pm Sunday 12 noon to 4pm Closed: Mondays (Except Bank Holidays) Xmas Day, Boxing Day and Good Friday

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Description:
Bradford’s Industrial Museum has permanent displays of textile machinery, steam power, engineering and motor vehicles, along with an exciting exhibitions programme. You can enjoy the splendour of the Mill Owner’s House, or visit the more humble Mill-workers’ terraces. Moorside Mills is also home to the museum’s team of working horses. Some of the horses may be out working on the streets of Bradford or even starring in a film or television programme. Weather permitting, you can also enjoy a ride in a horse-drawn vehicle.

Contact Details:

Tel: 01274 435900
Fax: 01274 636362   

Learning Programmes:
The Museum's Education Team offers a range of exciting educational activities which can support the curriculum, from self-service to led workshops, including:
  • Toys (suitable for KS1)
  • The Victorian Classroom (suitable for KS1/2)
  • Street Games (suitable for KS1/2)
  • Washdays (suitable for KS1/2)
  • The Second World War (suitable for KS2)
  • Warp 'n' Weft


Specialisms:

Textiles, industrial history, social history, transport, printing, working horses.



City of Bradford MDC

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