Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes

4.1
#1 of 8 in Museums in Yorkshire Dales National Park
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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  • August 18, 2017
    Plenty of history to see and read about from many moons ago, plus displays and photographs of old now closed mines and other historic scenes which brought folk to the Dales for in the first place. The...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Super Little museum giving a good insight into dales life. Make sure you take in the talk by. Ranger - every day at 2pm I think. Takes an hour but a great overview.  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    This is a really really great place to get the background of the Dales way of life. Keep an eye out for events and exhibitions for an even better visit! If you have young children, grab a takeaway cup...  more »
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  • Good for a quick kids rainy day activity. Needs a bit of a brush up.
  • Fantastic place, very friendly staff and just in general oh god isn't there beautiful?
  • Some interesting information, but also interesting attitudes. Not what I'd call inclusive or open-minded...
  • Interesting and educating museum, worth a visit on a wet morning
  • Quaint little museum and tea shop

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