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Platinum record: Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

Date

Jun 02 2022 - Oct 30 2022

Time

All of the day

About The Event

Location

Cliffe Castle Museum
Keighley, BD20 6LQ

In 2022, Queen Elizabeth II will have reigned for 70 years making it her Platinum Jubilee year. To celebrate this historic milestone, a bank holiday weekend from the 2nd to 5th of June 2022 was declared for four days of public events and community activities.  

Find out about the proclamation and Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and her visits to Bradford District. Discover a link between Queen Elizabeth II and Cliffe Castle Museum through Keighley-born Bracewell Smith. Come see our Jubilee displays on the ground floor which showcase Coronation souvenirs and memorabilia from Bradford District Museums and Galleries’ collection. It also includes photographs from our Photo Archive of Coronation celebrations and visits to the Bradford District by Queen Elizabeth II. 

May Half-term with Bradford District Museums & Galleries

Looking for something to do  over half term? 
Have a look at our families events – follow the links for more information

28th May Dreams and Songs to sing
Cartwright Hall
Meet author Richard O’Neill for traditional stories and handicrafts

29th May –
Put yourself in the picture
Bradford Industrial Museum
Visit our “Bairds TV” display, help to make an old fashioned TV and become a news presenter or star in an advert!

30th MayLocal Myths and Legends
Bolling Hall
Listen to traditional stories and design a mythical creature.
Details here

1st June Within Nature
Cliffe Castle
Meet the artists & take part in associated family activities.