Events Calendar

Here's our current programme of Colne Valley Museum On Tour.

Bread Bake

From 8th April 2017 to 9th April 2017

Our volunteers will be baking white bread in our Victorian kitchen. Oh, that heavenly smell! Come and see, taste and buy some for tea perhaps?

Golcar Lily Day

From 13th May 2017 to 13th May 2017

The Museum is pleased to support Golcar Lily Day which has for it's theme this year "Golcar Framed."

Our Spring Rock Tea Rooms will be displaying photographs of the village from Renaissance (which will be for sale).

Upstairs in our new meeting room we will be showing a series of short films about the museum over the years, courtesy of the Huddersfield Film Society.

There will also be some children's D-I-Y activities and our volunteers will be demonstrating traditional crafts throughout the day.

Don't forget to visit our Victorian kitchen where our bread team will be baking our famous Golcar Lily Loaf - first come, first served!
We will be serving refreshments all day in our Spring Rock Tea Room.

FREE ADMISSION - OPEN AT 10.30am

Biscuits and Buns!

From 10th June 2017 to 11th June 2017

A celebration of baking (and tasting!) in our Victorian kitchen. Children can have a go at decorating a biscuit or bun to take home.
And there'll be lots of home made goodies to eat in our Spring Rock Tea Rooms or to take home for tea.

Tea For Two or More!

From 9th September 2017 to 10th September 2017

Lots of scones being baked in our Victorian kitchen and cream teas in our Spring Rock Tea Room.

Traditional crafts demonstrated throughout the day and a chance to investigate our hidden well! (hard hats provided).

FREE ADMISSION - part of Heritage Open Days event.

Working Crafts Weekend

From 30th September 2017 to 1st October 2017

A chance to see many traditional crafts being demonstrated including clog making, spinning, weaving, lace-making, bread making and many more.

Parkin Bake

From 28th October 2017 to 29th October 2017

Come in out of the cold and see how traditional parkin is made in our Victorian kitchen. Try some upstairs in our Spring Rock Tea Room or take some home for tea....mmmmn.

Stir Up Sunday

From 19th November 2017 to 19th November 2017

Find out about the traditions of Christmas.
Come and help Mrs Sykes stir up her Christmas puddings! (And make a wish.)
Buy one for a thoughtful Christmas present or for your own celebrations.

A Victorian Christmas

From 2nd December 2017 to 3rd December 2017

Celebrate Christmas the Victorian way - lots of old fashioned games, mince pies and Father Christmas sitting by the fire.

(Also on December 9th & 10th.)

A Victorian Christmas

From 9th December 2017 to 10th December 2017

Celebrate Christmas the Victorian way - lots of old fashioned games, mince pies and Father Christmas sitting by the fire.

 
Previous events at Colne Valley Museum.