A stunning Elizabethan manor house, furnished as a 17th Century home. Charlotte Brontë featured the Hall as ‘Fieldhead’ in her novel Shirley. Listen to the ghost story or try our children’s Bits & Batts trail.

Also explore the award winning gardens and 110 acres of country park. There is also a café and gift shop.

Spring & Summer Opening Times:

Oakwell Hall
Saturdays & Sundays: 12noon - 4pm
Tues to Thurs in Kirklees school holidays: 12noon - 4pm

Visitor Centre, Car Park and Shop
Daily: 10am-5pm

Country Park & Bradford Road Car Park
Open all day every day

Admission to Oakwell Hall:
Adult: £3.50
Child: £1.00
Family: £8.00 - for two adults and up to four children
Kirklees Passport holders: 50% discount.

Visiting groups should pre-book.
Please call or see our website for details.

Entry to the Hall is free to members of the Friends of Oakwell Hall. Membership forms are available from the shop.

View my website http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/museums-galleries-history/oakwell-hall.aspx

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Oakwell Hall Country Park

Nova Lane
Birstall
Batley
West Yorkshire
WF17 9LG

Telephone: 01924 324 761
Email: oakwell.hall@kirklees.gov.uk
Website: http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/museums-galleries-history/oakwell-hall.aspx

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Bush Baby Walks / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-05-01T00:00:00Z">Wed 01 May 2019</span>Bush Baby Walks / Wed 01 May 2019

Under fives can enjoy environmental-themed activities in the wonderful setting of Oakwell Hall Country Park in Birstall at Spring Bank. A Bush Baby...

Mother’s Day Cream Tea at Oakwell Hall / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-03-28T00:00:00Z">Thu 28 Mar 2019</span>Mother’s Day Cream Tea at Oakwell Hall / Thu 28 Mar 2019

There is still time to make sure that special woman in your life has a real treat for Mother’s Day on Sunday, 31 March. Oakwell Hall in Birstall is t...

Easter Explorers Trail at Oakwell Hall / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-03-28T00:00:00Z">Thu 28 Mar 2019</span>Easter Explorers Trail at Oakwell Hall / Thu 28 Mar 2019

Families can turn explorers this Easter with a fun trail around Oakwell Hall Country Park in Birstall. They will have to solve clues by searching for...

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History Comes Alive / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-03-28T00:00:00Z">Sat 28</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2020-03-29T00:00:00Z">Sun 29 Mar 2020</span> <span>(2 days)</span>History Comes Alive / Sat 28 to Sun 29 Mar 2020 (2 days)

A weekend of living history at Oakwell Hall, including a military display, featuring the English Civil War Society’s ‘Colonel Robert Overton’s Regimen...

Christmas at Oakwell: Father Christmas in the Woods / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-12-20T00:00:00Z">Fri 20 Dec 2019</span>Christmas at Oakwell: Father Christmas in the Woods / Fri 20 Dec 2019

Join Santa and his helpers around the campfire to make Christmas crafts. Children must be 5 and over and accompanied by an adult. £8 per child. Pre...

Christmas at Oakwell: Deck the Halls / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-11-30T00:00:00Z">Sat 30 Nov</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2019-12-18T00:00:00Z">Wed 18 Dec 2019</span> <span>(3 weeks)</span>Christmas at Oakwell: Deck the Halls / Sat 30 Nov to Wed 18 Dec 2019 (3 weeks)

This Christmas you have the chance to come and see the hall decorated for a traditional 17th Century Christmas. Normal Hall opening time and admiss...