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Salts Mill

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From history to modern art

A relaxing visit taking in the history of the mill itself to viewing modern art. Capped by a good... read more

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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There was a great selection of artworks on display. If you are looking for arts and crafts ideas... read more

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Salts Mill Victoria Road, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3LA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A relaxing visit taking in the history of the mill itself to viewing modern art. Capped by a good meal, then a stroll around jewellers, the walking shop and the curio section (this brings back memories)! Overall a good place to spend half a day.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank abcdaveb
Reviewed 2 days ago

There was a great selection of artworks on display. If you are looking for arts and crafts ideas - then this place has it in bucketloads. Cafes and restrooms are clean and welcoming. Plenty of nearby parking. David Hockney works are a treat to see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such a lovely atmospheric pretty place.lovely canal pleasure trips ..beautiful museums. And david hockneys art expedition

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank joanne w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place , full of living history an interesting people , great work in progress thanks to the Silver family for restoring it to preserve it s heritage for the future . Don't miss the Hockney exhibition, local craft shops lots to do and learn...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Salts mill lovely place to go and show your children old places that have a lot of heritage in saltaire,

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst the major attraction is the David Hockney connection and scores of his works the overall place is a delight. With other exhibitions, craft shops, food places and a very extensive book shop as well as the feeling for the Mill itself you can't fail...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very old building in the heart of Shipley, we went around here as we were hiding painted rocks in the area. There are some lovely views and nice walks from around this local area

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The combination of art gallery, book-shop, cafe's and diner (with a car park) make this a good place for inter-generational visits.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

We went for a look round Salts Mill .What an interesting place lovely shops ,great place to eat and a step back in to Titus Salts vision of the model village for his workers.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jacquelyn955
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The shops and so on in Salts Mill are well worth visiting - I've never been to such a lovely bookshop. If you don't want to shop it's a chance to look at local boy David Hockney's work, and when you're done go to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Bridgetfortyniner
February 20, 2015|
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Response from Graham W | Reviewed this property |
It wasn't memorable at all for us. We had been wanting to go for a couple of years and when the opportunity came we were disappointed. In fact I can't remember much about it at all.
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Bridgetfortyniner
February 20, 2015|
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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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Fizzae
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Leeds for two days (5 Replies)
Hi, I'm gonna stay in Leeds for two days. Besides touring around city of Leeds, I plan to visit York or Salts mill on the other day. If I have to choose, which one is better and easier to reach? Or, it is possible to visit both place between 2 days?.Any suggestion are welcome. Thanks.
June 02, 2008|
Response fromPenhaligons1Lords|
Both easy by train. York has more to see and do and would be best option