In response to the latest Covid-19 instructions from the government the museum will be closed to the public from Thursday, 5 November 2020.
We may now be closed but you can still enjoy the #museumfromhome, here is what we have got on offer.
Dales Countryside Museum tells the fascinating story of the Yorkshire Dales and the people who have lived and worked here and shaped the landscape for thousands of years.
Our highlights include:
Dales Countryside Museum is in the former Victorian railway station at Hawes. See our loco, climb aboard the carriages and get crafty in our Creation Station – there are loads of things to do all round the Museum.
Step back in time and wonder at beautifully crafted objects like our Bronze Age spearhead and gold Viking ring.Continue reading “About”
We have temporarily removed our events listings from this website. They will return when the time is right. We will continue to review and update.
We are proud to host many fascinating and thought-provoking exhibitions throughout the year in our John Richard Baker Exhibition Hall.