A stunning Elizabethan manor house, furnished as a 17th Century home. Charlotte Brontë featured the Hall as ‘Fieldhead’ in her novel Shirley. Listen to the ghost story or try our children’s Bits & Batts trail.

Also explore the award winning gardens and 110 acres of country park. There is also a café and gift shop.

Spring & Summer Opening Times:

Oakwell Hall
Saturdays & Sundays: 12noon - 4pm
Tues to Thurs in Kirklees school holidays: 12noon - 4pm

Visitor Centre, Car Park and Shop
Daily: 10am-5pm

Country Park & Bradford Road Car Park
Open all day every day

Admission to Oakwell Hall:
Adult: £3.50
Child: £1.00
Family: £8.00 - for two adults and up to four children
Kirklees Passport holders: 50% discount.

Visiting groups should pre-book.
Please call or see our website for details.

Entry to the Hall is free to members of the Friends of Oakwell Hall. Membership forms are available from the shop.

View my website http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/museums-galleries-history/oakwell-hall.aspx

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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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Heritage Open Days: Heritage Craft Afternoon / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-18T00:00:00Z">Wed 18 Sep 2019</span>Heritage Open Days: Heritage Craft Afternoon / Wed 18 Sep 2019

12noon-4pm Come and see traditional crafts being demonstrated in the Hall. Enjoy free entry to the Hall as part of Heritage Open Days 2019. Free

Heritage Open Days: Open Weekend / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-14T00:00:00Z">Sat 14</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2019-09-15T00:00:00Z">Sun 15 Sep 2019</span> <span>(2 days)</span>Heritage Open Days: Open Weekend / Sat 14 to Sun 15 Sep 2019 (2 days)

Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 September 2019 12noon-4pm Enjoy free entry into Oakwell Hall over this national celebration of Britain’s rich and diverse heritage. Free

Kirkwood Hospice Colour Rush / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-08T00:00:00Z">Sun 08 Sep 2019</span>Kirkwood Hospice Colour Rush / Sun 08 Sep 2019

9am-3pm Walk, skip or dance your way around this family friendly 5k course with a difference. You’ll start in white but will be covered from head to toe in brightly coloured powder paint by the end. With live enterta...