Bolling Hall Museum

Welcome to Bradford District Museums & Galleries.

We look forward to welcoming you at one of our four wonderful sites – Bolling Hall, Bradford Industrial Museum, Cartwright Hall Art Gallery or Cliffe Castle Museum and Park.

Current Exhibitions

Bradford Industrial Museum

13 May 2024 10:00 am – 1 September 2024 4:00 pm

Image of 3 young women and a boy sat on the seat of a pony-trap. Green field in the background with blue skies

18 May 2024 6:45 am – 8 September 2024

22 June 2024 10:00 am – 8 September 2024 4:00 pm

The paintings presented in this exhibition depict plants mentioned in the text of the Holy Qur’ān. It is the culmination of a research project lasting several years, undertaken by Kew scientists Dr Shahina Ghazanfar and Dr Shirley Sherwood, and botanical artist Sue Wickison.

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Bradford Industrial Museum

10 February 2024 – 16 September 2024

Girl, wearing an apron taking part in an printing activity
Bradford Industrial Museum

27 June 2024 – 4 October 2024

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3 May 2024 10:00 am – 13 October 2024 4:00 pm

Black and white etching of woodland. The trees are bare of foliage and in the foreground, there is a fallen trunk
Cliffe Castle Museum

1 June 2024 10:00 am – 1 December 2024 4:00 pm

Our Venues

Learn With Us

Bradford District Museum and Galleries’ Learning Team offer a range of interactive, hands-on, curriculum-linked workshops for schools.

For further information, please click the link below to visit our learning page.

What’s On

24 July 2024 11:00 am – 24 July 2024 3:00 pm

Cliffe Castle Museum

25 July 2024 11:00 am – 25 July 2024 3:00 pm

Manningham Library

25 July 2024 10:00 am – 25 July 2024 12:00 pm

Bradford Industrial Museum

27 July 2024 11:00 am – 27 July 2024 3:00 pm

Photo Archive

See a range of photographs relating to everything here at Bradford District Museums & Art Galleries.

Get Involved

Could you support our work by sponsoring, donating or volunteering?

All opportunities have flexible commitment requirements and aim to provide a rewarding and enriching experience for all.

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Latest News

In spring 2024 Bradford District Museums and Galleries were delighted to receive a small collection of objects relating to Stephen Brown, an award-winning powerlifter who had a rare genetic condition.
Our newest exhibition at Cartwright Hall is by Bradford-based photographer Cath Muldowney, created in partnership with members of Bradford’s Gypsy and Traveller communities.