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Bradford Industrial Museum

Moorside Road, Bradford BD2 3HP, England
+44 1274 435900
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Everyone likes a big mill engine but there's more.

We called in on the way through Bradford. Really pleased we went. A really interesting collection... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Matty F
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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The best antidote to freezing sleet.

Having found ourselves visiting friends in Bradford in early February, we quickly shelved the idea... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brimble
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Lagos, Portugal
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Moorside Road, Bradford BD2 3HP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We called in on the way through Bradford. Really pleased we went. A really interesting collection. The jowett cars were my highlight. The upstairs weaving and spinning gallery were very good. And everyone likes a big mill engine. The housing displays good. The staff were...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having found ourselves visiting friends in Bradford in early February, we quickly shelved the idea of a bracing country walk after stepping into the freezing sleet and blustery wind. So, the museum it was, and what a good choice that turned out to be. A...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was a nice place on a wet day with lots going on a demonstrations. Buttons to press and people to help. Shame there's no horses any more.

Thank Jenny P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You really feel like you're stepping back in time here! Seeing how the workers lived and what they worked with is fascinating. The place is clean and well-maintained. They could improve the lifts for disabled folks to get around. I'm partly-sighted and a kind man...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots to see cars from the old times ,how printing newspapers were done how the spinning and mendi g was done in the factory in its day and where the mill owner lived you can go into his house and look at all the rooms...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

We are very lucky in Bradford to have so many marvelous museums.There is something for everyone here printing, housing, industrial machinery, transport modes and textile machines. It is very interactive with lots of working models.

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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We have passed the sign for this place many times over the last decade and always said we would go. The time finally came a few weeks ago, as we have now moved to the same road, so there was no excuse! We took my...More

Thank ELAINE B
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I went during a weekend that they had a Steampunk Market. Well worth the time! The Museum is very nicely done, and the market people where friendly :)

Thank Kristyn R
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

Went with my family on a Saturday to the museum, but when we got there there was a steampunk market on both floors of the museum. All the stalls obscured the exhibits and some of the costumes people were wearing really scared my 3 year...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

We loved the terrace of houses and my husband was fascinated by the display of cars and machinery. As a mere woman. however, I would have like a little more explanation of how the spinning machines work. There is a good hot drinks machine here,...More

1  Thank Hildrhedge
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