East Riddlesden Hall

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A retreat located on the outskirts of bustling Keighley, East Riddlesden Hall contains historical grandeur and natural beauty. This once-prosperous farming estate now serves as a portal to the past, offering insights into the lives of those who once called it home.

Historic Manor and Great Barn

  • 17th-Century Manor House: Journey through time in the historic manor, witnessing stories of ambition, success, and occasional failure.
  • The Great Barn: 400-year-old craftsmanship and a tribute to the skilled artisans of yesteryear.

Lush Gardens Through the Seasons

  • Spring: Aromatic herb borders awakening the senses.
  • Summer: Blooming cottage garden flowers in a kaleidoscope of colours.
  • Autumn: Trees brimming with apples, pears, and figs.

Dining and Shopping Delights

  • Tea-Room: Savour homemade cakes and freshly brewed drinks.
  • Shop: Discover a selection of plants, gifts, and local wares.

Family Adventures at East Riddlesden Hall

  • Play Areas: Engaging outdoor and indoor spaces including a mud pie kitchen and craft room.
  • School Holiday Activities: Special events for family enjoyment.

Second-Hand Bookshop

Peruse a collection of pre-loved books in a charming bookshop, managed by dedicated volunteers. Find children’s books in the Discovery Room.

Admission Information

  • Members and Under 5s: Free Entry
  • Family Ticket (2 Adults, 3 Children): £13.75 (Standard)
  • 1 Adult, 3 Children: £8.25 (Standard)

East Riddlesden Hall is not just a visit; it’s an experience steeped in history, nature, and family fun. A perfect destination for a morning or afternoon escape in Yorkshire.

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Where

East Riddlesden Hall, Bradford Road, Riddlesden, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD20 5EL
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