Huddersfield's history book!
A vivid and intriguing picture of the area and its people, from pre-history to present day, revealed through unique collections.
Fromm Roman finds to textiles, from birds to transport, Tolson is a treasure house of the fascinating, the curious and the amazing.

The museum is open weekends (Saturday & Sunday) from 12-4pm.
during Kirklees school holidays:
Tuesdays to Thursdays 12-4pm.

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Tolson Museum

Ravensknowle Park
Wakefield Road

Telephone: 01484 223 240

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St.Valentine’s Cream Tea / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-02-08T00:00:00Z">Fri 08 Feb 2019</span>St.Valentine’s Cream Tea / Fri 08 Feb 2019

There is still time to treat someone you love to a special St. Valentine’s Cream Tea at Tolson Museum, Huddersfield, on Sunday 17 February. The Frie...

Tea &amp; Cake &amp; talk / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-02-06T00:00:00Z">Wed 06 Feb 2019</span>Tea & Cake & talk / Wed 06 Feb 2019

A cuppa will be the perfect accompaniment to good advice at the next ‘Tea & Cake’ afternoon at Tolson Museum in Huddersfield on Wednesday, 13 February...

Tolson Guided Tours / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-02-06T00:00:00Z">Wed 06 Feb 2019</span>Tolson Guided Tours / Wed 06 Feb 2019

A new series of monthly guided tours of Tolson Museum in Huddersfield starts on Sunday, 17 February. The free tours of the museum in Ravensknowle Par...

My Events

Mothering Sunday Cream Tea / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-03-31T00:00:00Z">Sun 31 Mar 2019</span>Mothering Sunday Cream Tea / Sun 31 Mar 2019

Sunday 31 March 1-3.30pm Come along to enjoy a cream tea in the lovely Morning Room. Organised by the Friends of Tolson & Ravensknowle. £5 per perso...

We Are Premier League! / <span >Fri 28 Sep 2018</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2019-03-31T00:00:00Z">Sun 31 Mar 2019</span> <span>(6 months)</span>We Are Premier League! / Fri 28 Sep 2018 to Sun 31 Mar 2019 (6 months)

To celebrate Huddersfield Town’s great success in gaining promotion to the Premier League, and staying there, we have put together a small display of ...

Our Fight for the Voting Right! / <span >Fri 28 Sep 2018</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2019-03-31T00:00:00Z">Sun 31 Mar 2019</span> <span>(6 months)</span>Our Fight for the Voting Right! / Fri 28 Sep 2018 to Sun 31 Mar 2019 (6 months)

Our exciting new exhibition explores the stories of the suffragettes and suffragists of Kirklees, from the mill cottages of Batley to the grand houses...

My Opportunities

Public Engagement Volunteers / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-08-31T00:00:00Z">Thu 31 Aug 2017</span>Public Engagement Volunteers / Thu 31 Aug 2017

Kirklees Museums and Galleries are now recruiting Public Engagement Volunteers. If you like connecting with people, and are interested in art or histo...