East Riddlesden Hall exterior © National Trust Images Andrew Butler

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About

Imagine stepping back 400 years into the home of a 17th century cloth merchant. See the changes that he made and discover why they were sadly never completed. For generations after, the estate was a hive of farming activity producing enough milk, cheese and bread to adequately supply the household and its workers. Saved from demolition in 1933 by two local brothers, the hall was donated to the National Trust in 1934. Today, friendly volunteers bring the house back to life and share the fascinating stories that have made this special place an award-winning attraction.

Nestled around the lawns, you will discover a selection of fruit trees, fragrant roses and borders of ever-changing colours.

Children can let off steam in the natural play areas and get creative in the outdoor pie kitchen. The popular Discovery Garden, one of three distinct gardens within the grounds, now includes a ship, castle, and shop for under-fives.  For those in search of adventure, various trails and dressing up will have young detectives searching high and low for clues.

Refresh your taste buds with a trip to the tearoom and enjoy a hot drink and a delicious slice of cake. Housed in the former bothy, the cosy tea-room retains traditional character and is complete with stone walls and a beautiful beamed roof.

The shop offers a wide range of gifts, souvenirs and plants. It's the perfect place to pick up a treat to take home for yourself or a loved one.

Museum

National Trust owned historic house, garden, shop and tearoom. This award winning attraction offers a lot to discover and explore.

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).

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.50 per adult
Child£2.75 per child
Family ticket admits 2 adults and up to 3 children£13.75 per family
Family with 1 adult and up to 3 children - £9.10£8.25 per family
National Trust members and under 5s.Free

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Events

Monday, 4th March 2024 - Wednesday, 29th May 2024

East Riddlesden Hall exterior © National Trust Images Andrew ButlerHistory Detectives TrailPlay detective at East Riddlesden Hall.
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Tuesday, 5th March 2024 - Tuesday, 12th March 2024

Tuesday, 9th April 2024 - Tuesday, 9th April 2024

Tuesday, 14th May 2024 - Tuesday, 14th May 2024

Tuesday, 11th June 2024 - Tuesday, 11th June 2024

Conservation in ActionConservation In ActionCome along and watch the Collections Team clean and care for the historic items in East Riddlesden Hall.
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Friday, 8th March 2024 - Friday, 8th March 2024

A man with a luteHenry BardCome and join Henry Bard as he performs English songs at East Riddlesden Hall.
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Saturday, 23rd March 2024 - Wednesday, 3rd April 2024

Saturday, 6th April 2024 - Sunday, 7th April 2024

Easter © National Trust ImagesEaster Egg Hunt at East Riddlesden HallThis spring, treat the whole family to an Easter adventure at East Riddlesden Hall.
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Sunday, 5th May 2024 - Sunday, 5th May 2024

East Riddlesden Hall exterior © National Trust Images Andrew ButlerSummer FeteCelebrate local products and craftmanship this summer at East Riddlesden Hall.
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Wednesday, 14th August 2024 - Wednesday, 14th August 2024

East Riddlesden Hall exterior © National Trust Images Andrew ButlerThe Lord Chamberlain’s Men present HamletA performance of Hamlet at East Riddlesden Hall.
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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Facilities for educational visits

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Site Features

  • National Trust Property
  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Public Transport:Off Bradford Road on the 662 bus route between Bradford and Keighley. Alight at Granby Lane.Accessible by Public Transport: Keighley station is 2 miles away.

East Riddlesden Hall

Type:Historic Site

Bradford Road, Riddlesden, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD20 5EL
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Opening Times

* December-January opening hours - Saturdays and Sundays 10:00-15:00

From February:
Saturday - Wednesday: 10:00 - 16:00

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