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Friday, 16 October 2015,
Friends of the Museum Lecture
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Wednesday, 28 October 2015,
11:00 to 15:00
Drop in children's art activity with artist Caroline Dunn.
Friday, 30 October 2015,
11:00 to 15:00
Friday, 20 November 2015,
Saturday, 21 November 2015,
10:00 to 17:00
The Dales Countryside Museum is holding a craft fair! .
In the Waiting Room Gallery, a photography exhibition by Hilary Fenten. Free admission to this exhibition.
Monday, 28 September 2015 to Sunday, 1 November 2015
Explore the Museum collections and unseen stories in new ways through the sketchbooks and collage work of Caroline Dunn.
Monday, 12 October 2015 to Wednesday, 23 December 2015
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.
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21 July 2015
13 July 2015
Our collections relate to the social history of the Yorkshire Dales. You can explore these by visiting the public displays or by delving into our reserve collections.
Find out how our fun educational activities can help inspire all ages, enabling discovery and learning at the Museum or in your classroom.
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!
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Dales Countryside Museum