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Part of Bradford District Museums and Galleries service, Bolling Hall Museum offers visitors a fascinating journey through the lives and times of the Bradford families for whom it provided a home over five hundred years.

Located just a mile from Bradford city centre and situated in a quiet, leafy garden, Bolling Hall was for many years the seat of two important land-owning families, the Bollings and the Tempests.

With parts of the building dating from the Medieval, Bolling Hall is a rambling mixture of styles with every nook and cranny packed with history. During the Civil War the household supported the Royalist cause, and the house provided a stronghold during the 'siege of Bradford'.

Rooms are furnished and decorated to give a taste of life during different periods of the house's history.

Bradford District Museums & Galleries are a family friendly organisation.  We regularly organise free events, activities and workshops across all four sites particularly during the school holiday periods – check www.bradfordmuseum.org for the latest events and activities on offer.
 

Supported using public funding from Arts Council England.

View AccessAble’s Access Guide to find out about this venue’s accessibility. The guide contains detailed, accurate information which has been put together following a visit to the venue by one of AccessAble’s trained surveyors (link opens in a new window).

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Events

Sunday, 28th April 2024 - Sunday, 28th April 2024

Bolling Hall | Cherry Blossom TreesCherry Blossom FestivalThe Cherry Blossom Festival at Bolling Hall Museum is the place to be for family fun!
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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Free Entry

Children

  • Children welcome

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Gift shop
  • Smoking not allowed

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Bolling Hall is situated on Bowling Hall Road one mile south of Bradford City Centre and is signposted with heritage 'brown signs' from A650 Wakefield Road.

The 634 bus runs to Bolling Hall from Bradford Interchange For help in planning your journey by public transport, please visit www.wymetro.com

Bolling Hall

Type:Museum

Bowling Hall Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD4 7LP
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Tel01274 431814

Awards

  • Trip Advisor Awards2022 Travellers' Choice - Tripadvisor 2022 Travellers' Choice - Tripadvisor 2022

Opening Times

* Monday - Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday– Friday | 10:00 – 16:00
Saturday – Sunday | 11:00 – 16:00

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