We're open daily from 10:00 to 17:00

  • Adults: £4.50
  • Concessions (inc full-time students): £4
  • Under 16s: Free
  • Groups of 10+: £4 each
  • Annual pass: £9

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Planet Trail

Monday, 20 February 2017, 16:00 to 17:00

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Space Crafts

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 10:30 to 12:30

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Story Telling

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 13:30 to 16:00

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From the Moon to Mars

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 14:00 to 16:00

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Rocket Making

Friday, 24 February 2017, 10:00 to 16:00

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Rugmaking Workshop

Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 11:00 to 16:00

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Family Print Workshop

Saturday, 15 April 2017, 10:30 to 16:00

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In the Kitchen

Friday, 21 April 2017, 11:00 to 15:00

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Rails in The Dales

Saturday, 20 May 2017, 11:00 to 12:00

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Stone Carving

Saturday, 1 July 2017, 13:00 to 16:00

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Fantastic Felt

Friday, 28 July 2017, 10:30 to 16:00

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Magical Moths

Sunday, 30 July 2017, 11:00 to 16:00

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What does a ranger do?

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 14:00 to 15:00

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Seeing Red

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 14:00 to 15:00

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Bush Craft

Friday, 11 August 2017, 13:00 to 16:00

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Rugmaking Workshop

Sunday, 13 August 2017, 11:00 to 16:00

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What does a ranger do?

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 14:00 to 15:00

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Painting with Felt

Friday, 18 August 2017, 13:00 to 16:00

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Seeing Red

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 14:00 to 15:00

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Nature Printing

Friday, 25 August 2017, 10:30 to 16:00

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Let's get Knitting

Sunday, 3 September 2017, 13:00 to 16:00

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What does a ranger do?

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 14:00 to 15:00

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Bats and Beasties

Saturday, 21 October 2017, 10:00 to 17:00

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Nature, skin and bones

Exploring our changing and deep - rooted relationship with the natural world, sculptor Sarah Smith's exciting new work includes the use of raw hide and bones. Some from 120,000 years ago when there was no human existence. The exhibition features prehistoric artefacts from Victoria Cave, near Settle.

Thursday, 31 December 2015 to Wednesday, 21 December 2016

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Nature, skin and bones

Exploring our changing and deep - rooted relationship with the natural world, sculptor Sarah Smith's exciting new work includes the use of raw hide and bones. Some from 120,000 years ago when there was no human existence. The exhibition features prehistoric artefacts from Victoria Cave, near Settle.

Thursday, 31 December 2015 to Wednesday, 21 December 2016

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We're always on the look out for local artists to exhibit their work here at Dales Countryside Museum.

If you would be interested in showing your work, please contact us.

We rely on donations and other financial support to continue our work of recording and sharing the history of the Dales.

Can you please help?

Visit our Support us page to see how you can give and how we use the donations we receive. 

A mortar and pestle in the Museum's medical collection
A National Park Ranger demonstrates how to build an iconic drystone wall
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Did you know? A fact about Dales Countryside Museum
Did you know?

A fire or ‘clinker’ shovel on display at the Museum was used in the days of steam trains to shovel coal into an engine's fire. It was also used as a frying pan to cook the driver's tea!

Did you know? A fact about Dales Countryside Museum