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Bolling Hall

Bowling Hall Road, Bradford BD4 7LP, England
+44 1274 431814
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Not well known enough

When one thinks of interesting period houses to visit, Bolling Hall is not usually on most people's... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PeterLanky
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Wigan, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

Excellent museum; free entry; knowledgeable and friendly staff; excellent but dated video about... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
timsheppard1
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Baldock, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“civil war” (13 reviews)
“ghost room” (10 reviews)
“old house” (7 reviews)
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Bowling Hall Road, Bradford BD4 7LP, England
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"different periods"
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"interesting rooms"
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"middle of a housing estate"
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"ghost stories"
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"well worth a visit"
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"dressing up clothes"
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"beautiful furniture"
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"interesting place"
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"free entry"
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"real sense"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When one thinks of interesting period houses to visit, Bolling Hall is not usually on most people's short-list, as it is not really well publicised. However on a visit to the hall while visiting relatives nearby, it is clear that there is much more to...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Excellent museum; free entry; knowledgeable and friendly staff; excellent but dated video about Bradford and the changes that have taken place. Well worth a visit and an easy walk down hill back into Bradford city centre

1  Thank timsheppard1
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Bolling Hall is a real gem.Going back to the civil war and beyond it tells the history of the house and estate once the seat of 2 important families. The rooms are furnished to give an accurate taste of life at different periods of the...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

I visited Bolling Hall on a whim-and am so pleased I did. It was a cold January afternoon, and I followed the signs to Bolling Hall, as I wasn't in any rush to be anywhere in particular. The Hall is in the middle of a...More

4  Thank 1967Mum
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The venue is stunning and the staff are really nice and helpful. I run a Paranormal Team and we are booking Bolling Hall for an event next year. To say I am excited is an understatement. The Hall is well presented and beautiful. Full of...More

Thank Tony H
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

From Medieval to Georgian there is a great history being shared in Bolling Hall. The staff were very informative and helpful and you got a real sense of life in this Hall.

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Me and the g/f made our third visit here and had another interesting time in this beautiful atmospheric building,being interested in ghosts its extra special as its reputedly very haunted,a special mention has to go to Dave the tour guide dressed in period costume who...More

1  Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

A very nice house, interesting rooms and furniture from different time periods. Of course not comparable to one of the great country houses, but very nice and well worth a visit. Surprisingly, there is no parking fee nor entrance fee, but you can of course...More

Thank gourmet_ou_gourmand
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Bolling Hall is a wonderful piece of architecture with lots of interesting things to see inside I've yet to see the resident ghosts but while in the hall I felt really on edge and scared. The atmosphere in Bolling Hall always leaves me with goosebumps.

Thank Anne W
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Took the grandchildren here and was pleasantly surprised. My granddaughter was interested when I explained things, but being eight her concentration waned but we found other things to look at. She, and I liked the old bedroom chambers. My little grandson liked it all too....More

1  Thank Trevor H
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