Attractions and Places to Visit in Halifax
From fabulous art exhibitions to discovering the history at the Museums and Garden to seeing chart topping bands, whatever your mood, Halifax has an attraction or activity to delight your senses.
Calderdale's largest town, Halifax has one of the most complete Victorian townscapes in Britain, with many impressive buildings, such as the Grade II* listed Town Hall, the work of Sir Charles Barry, designer of the Houses of Parliament.
You can always find something to see at The Victoria Theatre, Square Chapel Centre for the Arts, Halifax Playhouse, Dean Clough , Calderdale Industrial Museum and the Vue Cinema. For family fun, children can learn whilst they play at EUREKA! The National Children's Museum.
Set in the attractive surroundings of Akroyd Park, at the centre of Akroydon model village conservation area, this Victorian mansion was the home of local mill owner, philanthropist and MP, Colonel Edward Akroyd.
Shibden Hall is the focus of a new BBC drama series written by Sally Wainwright, 'Gentleman Jack' exploring the life of Anne Lister (1791 - 1840) and those who lived in the Hall and Estate.
The Piece Hall
The Piece Hall, within the heart of Halifax West Yorkshire, is home to independent retailers, restaurants and a whole lotta history! There is no place like The Piece Hall
The Square Chapel Arts Centre
The Square Chapel Arts Centre in Halifax is an institution for the arts, theatre and film in Halifax, bring us some of the most unique experiences with could of only imaged a few years back.