Georgian Society for East Yorkshire

HALIFAX VISIT

Halifax Piece Hall

Halifax Piece Hall

Wednesday, 20th July 2022, 10:30

Venue: Halifax

COACH:

7.55am Beverley, New Walkergate bus stop

8.20am Cottingham Green, Sainsbury’s

8.45am Hull Ferensway, outside former Debenham’s

10.30am

Bankfield Museum, Boothtown Road, Halifax The former home of Edward Ackroyd, one of Halifax’s foremost woollen and worsted manufacturers, Bankfield has been a museum since 1887. There is a range of galleries and displays including Art, Local History, a Fashion Gallery and the Duke of Wellington’s Regimental Museum.

Noon (approx.)

We take a short drive to the town centre for a lunch break (own arrangements). There are a variety of venues in and around the Piece Hall.

1.45pm

Meet in the Piece Hall for a guided walk looking at Halifax history and architecture (including Georgian) ending at the Minster at approximately 3.30pm.

3.30pm

Free time in Halifax.

5.15pm

Depart Halifax

*Please advise of any mobility issues*

Coach £26

Walk £6

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