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Victorian splendour

A magnificent and atmospheric building conjuring up images of bygone days. A wonderful antique... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Susan R
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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To view Hochney exhibition

Spent a fantastic Sunday at Salt Mills . The Hockney exhibition Into Spring on top floor is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RustyDrewett
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Salts Mill Victoria Road, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3LA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A magnificent and atmospheric building conjuring up images of bygone days. A wonderful antique centre, shops and David Hockney paintings. Salts diner is popular but is very noisy at times.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a fantastic Sunday at Salt Mills . The Hockney exhibition Into Spring on top floor is stunning but thecstarvof Tuesday was the Mill itself . My friend have g engineering background was fascinated and fascinating on the structure itself. Next time you go look...More

Thank RustyDrewett
Reviewed 4 days ago

Along with several other mills in the district, it is great to see that they are still standing; are still part of the landscape; and have been adapted to a variety of modern uses. Salts Mill is large and impressive, and the exterior is worth...More

2  Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Former factory that is now retail and gallery space. It's a lovely place to wander. On a pleasant day, take a walk along the canal.

Thank passionflora
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited today and were really impressed with Salts Mill. The buildings are awesome. The bookshop is the best I’ve ever been in with a brilliant selection of books of all genres. The food in the cafe was very good. The house shop was a...More

1  Thank llyntravellers
Reviewed 1 week ago

The stunning architecture of the mill has been brilliantly adapted to house galleries, shops and eating places. A must see attraction.

1  Thank WillStaffordshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parking was free because it was Sunday. 1st floor great display of Hockneys and art, photography, fashion, architecture books lovely to wander round perusing. 2nd floor bookshop, nightmare. Too many people but it was Sunday so what do I expect. Stop moaning T. 3rd floor...More

1  Thank tracie f
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very long walk from the car park. Okay if you like David Hockney, I didn't like much of his work. Visited all the floors that were available and not impressed at all. The bookshop sold a huge variety of books but all that I saw...More

Thank juliecC703RD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the present incarnation of the old Salts Mill was the inspiration of the late Jonathan Silver. It is well known for its extensive collection of original works by local Bradford artist David Hockney, but there are many other things to see, not l;eastr some fascinating...More

1  Thank utilityfan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ground floor is the David Hockney Gallery where so much of his work is gathered as he is a local boy (just like Lowry is to Salford). Upper floors contain the massive Book Store and the Hockney Poster Shop plus eateries and cafes and Home...More

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Bridgetfortyniner
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
Do a Google search for Salts Mill third floor :)
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Response from Linda W | Reviewed this property |
Not a huge lot to see. We did the entire building and the surrounding area in probably less than two hours, taking our time. Then we moved on to the BBC Museum which is not far away. We were staying in a Hotel in the centre... More
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