The Tolson Museum, Huddersfield
Tel: 01484 223830
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(The postcode for the centre of
Penistone is S36 6AR.)
Distance from Penistone: 11 miles / 22 mins
Huddersfield's history book! A vivid and intriguing picture of the area and its people, from pre-history to present day, revealed through unique collections. From Roman finds to textiles; from birds to transport, Tolson is a treasure house of the fascinating, the curious and the amazing.
- world class collections presenting a vivid and intriguing picture of the local area and people
- Amazing objects charting history from earliest settlers to the boom in the textile industry and modern day collections from local people.
- historic vehicles, objects from the Luddite rebellion and the famous Bird Room, a stunning exhibition now almost a century old.
Visit the website, www.kirklees.gov.uk/leisure/museumsGalleries/tolson/index.aspx for more info.
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