Halifax Heritage Festival 2015

Four days of walks, talks and openings, in and around Halifax.

10-13 September
Halifax Festival

Some Festival Highlights

  • Town Hall – Halifax Civic Trust history lecture – Vanishing for the vote: Emmeline Pankhurst and the suffragette census boycott in Halifax
  • Playhouse Theatre King Cross – backstage tour
  • Bankfield Museum gallery – explore the Great War collection
  • IOU Theatre, Dean Clough – guided tours, demonstrations and children’s activities
  • Lister Lane Cemetery – see the newly discovered Lusitania grave
  • Halifax Minster – churchyard tour
  • Todmorden Town Hall – guided tours
  • Mount Zion Church, Illingworth – 200th anniversary exhibition and walking tours
  • Halifax Music Heritage Trail – guided walking tour of Halifax’s musical heritage
  • Shibden Hall – A Tour with Anne Lister
  • Square Chapel – The Halifax Heritage Slideshow

Many of the weekend events are served by a free bus service. Call 01422 360035 or view the festival brochure for timings

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