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Bradford Industrial Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great collection of industrial machines and heritage

Really enjoyed my visit here today. An excellent range of machinery. Particularly good collection... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael W
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Terrific

..used to visit when our children were young..made a return visit and it was even more amazing..and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
markfox1939
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Dewsbury
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Moorside Road, Bradford BD2 3HP, England
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All reviews old cars shire horses trolley bus vending machine steam engine different eras working machinery well worth a visit workers cottages free entry sat nav couple of hours old mill interesting exhibits hidden away school holidays great place to visit
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed my visit here today. An excellent range of machinery. Particularly good collection of Jowett cars , made in Bradford. On the upper floor there is spinning and weaving machinery. There's a Bradford tram and outside some cottages set in different eras and old...More

1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

..used to visit when our children were young..made a return visit and it was even more amazing..and no entrance fee...highly recommended..

1  Thank markfox1939
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area visiting family and looked up places to go to. The Industrial Museum is very interesting and the exhibits are informative.

Thank SUE H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great trip down memory lane into the industrial past. Full of working machine's. Great guides to help with questions and a fully working forge with blacksmith who will make you a nail if asked.

Thank piggydm51
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

My mum worked in the mill. There where many time I went to these smelly sheds and during the time she was in the mill 10 people died either falling in the machine or an acid vat. To walk round the mill brought back many...More

1  Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed October 15, 2018

I attended a steampunk market here and it was amazing, i would thoroughly recommend this exhibition so interesting and staff where so knowledgeable and approachable.

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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Two of us visited recently and overall we enjoyed a couple of hours in the museum. Neither of us knew much about the wool industry so we were looking forward to the machines being operated. We went into the demonstration area but there wasnt a...More

3  Thank Therovinglass
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting museum full of information and exhibits including working machinery and hands on fun. The highlight by far was the blacksmith who crafted us a personalised piece whilst demonstrating different skills, talking us through the processes and showing example of work. One of a...More

1  Thank Flea B
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Love it it's just up rd from where I live so pop up all the time . It has alerts of free events on all the time .

1  Thank WendyP2509
Reviewed August 17, 2018

A great museum with working machinery. Old steam engines, cars, trolleys a steam train, spinng machines, weaving looms and all sorts. There are old mill workers houses and the managers house as well as stables. It's a great visit. Not much of a cafe though....More

Thank Davancar
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