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Visit Saltaire & Airedale

Saltaire is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, thanks to its preservation as a Victorian industrial village. Mill owner Sir Titus Salt built the village for his workers and today Saltaire attracts millions of visitors to its magnificent architecture and visitor attractions.

Today his great mill complex is the key feature of Saltaire and houses the 1853 Gallery. Here you will find one of the largest collections of art by renowned Bradfordian David Hockney.

Make sure you visit the showpiece of Saltaire United Reformed Church - one of Britain's most precious Victorian architectural treasures. Or if you are more of an outdoor type, take a walk through Roberts Park to Shipley Glen Tramway.

Saltaire is also the start of the Dales Highway.  A 90 mile walk across the glorious countryside taking in Ilkley, Addingham and the Yorkshire Dales before reaching Appleby-in-Westmorland.

There's plenty of Saltaire accommodation and in the neighbouring countryside and towns, with excellent hotels, guest accommodation and self-catering cottages to choose from.

Visit Saltaire

  • A living heritage site

    Saltaire Heritage Trail Follow the Heritage Trail to explore the village and see the beautiful buildings
  • Salts Mill

    Salts MillExplore Salts Mill and see the array of exhibitions, galleries and shops
  • Events at Victoria Hall

    Victoria HallThere are a number of regular events which take place in Victoria Hall.

About Saltaire

Saltaire United Reformed Church

Saltaire has an interesting history and is full of interesting things. Learn more about Saltaire and see our guide on what to see.


Saltaire Accommodation

Vivo Hotel Apartments

Saltaire and the surrounding area has lots to offer, from top hotels to comfortable B&B and self-catering accommodation.


Guide to Salts Mill

Salts Mill

Salts Mill houses one of the largest collections of work by David Hockney, as well as shops and restaurants.


Saltaire Food and Drink

Saltaire cafe

Enjoy an evening out in Saltaire or nearby Shipley. Both have plenty of excellent restaurants to choose from.


Saltaire Things to Do

Shipley Glen Tramway

Saltaire United Reformed Church and Shipley Glen Tramway are just two of the attractions to be found in and around Saltaire.


Saltaire Shopping

Saltaire shops

Browse the many independent shops, boutiques and shops in Salts Mill or visit the regular markets and fairs.


Walking in Baildon

Walkers are Welcome Baildon

Find out more about the Walkers are Welcome town of Baildon.


Self Guided Walks in and Around Saltaire

Photo:Paul MarfellA selection of self guided walks in and around Saltaire