A stunning Elizabethan manor house, furnished as a 17th Century home. Charlotte Brontë featured the Hall as ‘Fieldhead’ in her novel Shirley.

Also explore the award winning gardens and 110 acres of country park.

**In line with government guidelines, Oakwell Hall and shop will be closed.
The Visitor Centre toilets will be open Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 3pm each day.
The café will be open for take outs every day 10am to 3.30pm.
Top car park open 9am to 4pm each day.
Lower car park will remain open 24hrs per day.
The walled gardens will be open 10am to 3.30pm each day
We want to thank everyone who has come to visit us and we can't wait to be able to safely open once again in the future.

Take care and stay safe,
KMG Team**

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Oakwell Hall Country Park

Nova Lane
Birstall
Batley
West Yorkshire
WF17 9LG

Telephone: 01924 324 761
Email: oakwell.hall@kirklees.gov.uk
Website: http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/museums-galleries-history/oakwell-hall.aspx

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Bush Baby Walks / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-05-01T00:00:00Z">Wed 01 May 2019</span>Bush Baby Walks / Wed 01 May 2019

Under fives can enjoy environmental-themed activities in the wonderful setting of Oakwell Hall Country Park in Birstall at Spring Bank. A Bush Baby Walk is being held on Tuesday, 28 May, from 10am to 11.30am. It w...

Mother’s Day Cream Tea at Oakwell Hall / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-03-28T00:00:00Z">Thu 28 Mar 2019</span>Mother’s Day Cream Tea at Oakwell Hall / Thu 28 Mar 2019

There is still time to make sure that special woman in your life has a real treat for Mother’s Day on Sunday, 31 March. Oakwell Hall in Birstall is taking bookings for afternoon cream teas to be served in the impressive...

Easter Explorers Trail at Oakwell Hall / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-03-28T00:00:00Z">Thu 28 Mar 2019</span>Easter Explorers Trail at Oakwell Hall / Thu 28 Mar 2019

Families can turn explorers this Easter with a fun trail around Oakwell Hall Country Park in Birstall. They will have to solve clues by searching for the answers – at the same enjoying 100-acres of spectacular country p...

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Where&apos;s Wally Spooky Museum Search - Oakwell Hall / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-10-10T00:00:00Z">Sat 10 Oct</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2020-11-01T00:00:00Z">Sun 01 Nov 2020</span> <span>(3 weeks)</span>Where's Wally Spooky Museum Search - Oakwell Hall / Sat 10 Oct to Sun 01 Nov 2020 (3 weeks)

This Halloween, Wally, the world’s favourite children’s book character – will be travelling the country and appearing in museums. Families will be able to join the search for Wally at Oakwell Hall, Birstall in Kirklees a...

Hidden Nature Trail / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-09-12T00:00:00Z">Sat 12</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2020-09-20T00:00:00Z">Sun 20 Sep 2020</span> <span>(1 week)</span>Hidden Nature Trail / Sat 12 to Sun 20 Sep 2020 (1 week)

Can you be a detective and follow the clues to find the animals hidden around our lovely Tudor House? Part of Heritage Open Days 2020 Admission to the Hall is free. Maximum group size 6 people. Please bring your ...

History Comes Alive / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-03-28T00:00:00Z">Sat 28</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2020-03-29T00:00:00Z">Sun 29 Mar 2020</span> <span>(2 days)</span>History Comes Alive / Sat 28 to Sun 29 Mar 2020 (2 days)

A weekend of living history at Oakwell Hall, including a military display, featuring the English Civil War Society’s ‘Colonel Robert Overton’s Regiment of Foote’ and friends. Imagine yourself as a resident of Oakwell...