Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes

(4.2/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Everyone has something they treasure and that is special to them. The Dales Countryside Museum collects and shares the stories and objects that are special to the people and communities linked with the Yorkshire Dales.
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  • Too much to get in, too little to stay. What there is there is very informative but there is no atmosphere to the place at all. The cafe was full of cyclists and they could not have been more rude unl...  more »
  • An ideal place to visit to while away an hour or two. Perfect for a rainy day activity. Situated at the old railway station some of the exhibition is in old railway carriages. The museum caters for ch...  more »
  • Lots of visitor information available. Interesting insight into times gone by, farming and industry in the area. 
  • The cafe sells good tea and has a great selection of homemade cakes.
  • staff think they are Lords of the land, unless your arrive in estate car and a barbour your not welcome
  • Fantastic museum and great for all ages.
  • Beautiful little village .
  • Interesting exhibits, and some nice work in the gallery. Could have put some more in the gallery section and slightly disappointing that some of the items in the glass cases weren't lit (lights just hadn't been turned on). Overall an enjoyable experience though :)