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Bolling Hall

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A very interesting museum

This old building is home to hundreds of years of history and is supposed to be the oldest building... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mrsmon2016
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Simply a fascinating house dating to the 15th century

You are walking back i time in Bolling hall, there to see are the original kitchen, with all the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
christopher s
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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Bowling Hall Road, Bradford BD4 7LP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This old building is home to hundreds of years of history and is supposed to be the oldest building in Bradford. The rooms are very interesting and depict different ages. A good way to spent an afternoon. There is also a local library housed in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mrsmon2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You are walking back i time in Bolling hall, there to see are the original kitchen, with all the implements of the day to work with, large oak boxes to store wheat and cold kept foods, also there is a beautiful Georgian room and Royalist...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank christopher s
Reviewed 19 November 2018

,,visited many times and each time..love it more..full of furniture/pictures of the period..set in peaceful gardens..free entry too..

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

I have visited this place many times. First a few times on school trips . Then with my mum. Now later in life I have taken my partner. Who loves history and found it great.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Great for taking the kid's especially when they have re enactments on helpful staff and very knowledgeable

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susan W
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic place Bolling Hall is! It has a very interesting history attached to it with numerous, old creaky panelled rooms and stories of ghosts! Scooby Doo certainly wouldn't feel out of place here!!! The rooms are displayed in a very naturalistic way with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rob H
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Always looks closed. Old fashioned and grumpy staff. Poorly labelled displays. Needs a thorough overhaul.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Never know this place existed until it popped up in Google. Short walk from Bradford centre and next to a lovely park. The hall was great to walk around, fantastic stained glass, and some nice little bits about the civil war.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Good source of history of historical Bradford families since 1100’s , current building from 1400’s onwards . Lots of artefacts to see including the famous ghost room & original stained glass. The museum is free & staff are friendly

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cheryl19591990
Reviewed 13 October 2018

I visited here, after visiting another museum in the area. The hall is really well kept and was very interesting. Its a shame that more people don't visit this, and that the garden isn't kept a little better.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mbetowler
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