The Piece Hall
Halifax

A visit to The Piece Hall takes pupils on a journey through the Grade I listed building's fascinating past; from its roots in medieval times through to its eighteenth century beginnings and beyond. Carefully curated workshops bring The Piece Hall to life with interactive, practical and engaging activities spanning multiple subject areas. Pupils will develop knowledge and skills and enjoy getting hands-on with history.

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    1. CURRICULUM-LED WORKSHOPS, £6 PER PUPIL
    A workshop day is delivered by a member of the Heritage & Learning Team and divided into three parts. These include an interactive guided tour, a hands-on workshop session linked to curriculum areas of study and self-conducted time to explore our three heritage spaces.
    Workshops run from 10am – 2.15pm and can accommodate up to 90 pupils (in three groups of 30) unless otherwise stated.

    2. AN INTERACTIVE GUIDED TOUR, £3 PER PUPIL
    Join a member of our Heritage & Learning team for a tour of The Piece Hall and a journey back in time. Groups will explore the fascinating heritage of the last surviving cloth hall through this interactive walk and learn incredible stories.
    Tours last one hour and must be booked in advance.

    3. A SELF-CONDUCTED VISIT WITH INTRODUCTION AND RESOURCES, £1.50 PER PUPIL

    Explore The Piece Hall through a self-conducted visit at a time to suit your group. Pupils will spend time learning about the first 30 years of The Piece Hall in our interactive heritage space ‘The Piece Hall Story’. They will learn about life on a busy Saturday in The Trader’s Room and explore the national and international trade routes in The Map Room. To support your visit, we offer a ‘Welcome and Wow’ introduction and a number of curriculum-led resources for you to borrow.

    If you would like to book any of these workshops or discuss them in more detail please call The Piece Hall team on 01422 525220 or email learning@thepiecehall.co.uk

    Pricing Information

    £6 workshop, £3 Tour, £1.50 Self-Conducted (all plus VAT)

    Opening Times

    Monday to Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-5pm

    Address

    The Piece Hall, Blackledge, Halifax, HX1 1RE

  • Facilities
    Accessibility
    • Disabled Access
    • On Site Parking
    • Disabled Toilets
    • Guide Dogs Welcome
    Attraction: Facilities
    • Cafe
    • Picnic Site
    • Toilets
    Groups
    • Conference Facilities
    • Pre visit Available
    • Risk Assessment Available
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    Upcoming Events
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