A stunning Elizabethan manor house, furnished as a 17th Century home. Charlotte Brontë featured the Hall as ‘Fieldhead’ in her novel Shirley.

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

Winter Opening Times:

Oakwell Hall
Saturdays & Sundays: 12noon - 4pm

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

The car park on Warrens Lane (the car park near the Hall) is only open between 10am - 5pm

Admission to Oakwell Hall is currently free during the pandemic.

Please call or see our website for details.

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
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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Where&apos;s Wally Spooky Museum Search - Oakwell Hall / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-10-10T00:00:00Z">Sat 10 Oct</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2020-11-01T00:00:00Z">Sun 01 Nov 2020</span> <span>(3 weeks)</span>Where's Wally Spooky Museum Search - Oakwell Hall / Sat 10 Oct to Sun 01 Nov 2020 (3 weeks)

This Halloween, Wally, the world’s favourite children’s book character – will be travelling the country and appearing in museums. Families will be abl...

Hidden Nature Trail / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-09-12T00:00:00Z">Sat 12</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2020-09-20T00:00:00Z">Sun 20 Sep 2020</span> <span>(1 week)</span>Hidden Nature Trail / Sat 12 to Sun 20 Sep 2020 (1 week)

Can you be a detective and follow the clues to find the animals hidden around our lovely Tudor House? Part of Heritage Open Days 2020 Admission ...

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...