Welcome to the museum of the Craven Dales

Craven Museum & Gallery, located in the Town Hall, is a hidden gem in the market town of Skipton. This unique visitor attraction tells the story of Craven through the ages. Discover something different every time with changing exhibitions, workshops and family events.

WHAT'S NEW

6 September 2013

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Bikes, Legs, Action

13 Jun to 20 Sep 2014

Tour de France and Craven cycling

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Archaeology in Craven

Discover all about archaeology in Craven and how to get involved.

Coming soon

On permanent display


When was the penny farthing invented?

1870s