image for Museum item typeMeet the Curator at Pontefract Museum

Museums, from 10 May 2017, free entry

Meet the Curator

Meet the Curator


5 Salter Row,
West Yorkshire,

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 6 May Family Fun
Wed 10 May Meet the Curator
Sat 13 May Family Fun
Sat 13 May - Sat 16 Dec Pomfret's Printery
Thu 18 May The Mystery of the Ackworth Hoard
Sat 20 May Family Fun


Do you have a treasure or mystery item passed down from relatives or have something wrapped up in the loft and aren't quite sure what it is?

Bring in your treasures to Pontefract Museum to be identified and receive advice on their care and storage.

No need to book. Just drop in.

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 10 May 2017 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 14 Jun 2017 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 12 Jul 2017 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 9 Aug 2017 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 13 Sep 2017 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 11 Oct 2017 10:00 to 12:00
Every second Wednesday in the month - 10am - 12noon.


Free entry



See location of Pontefract Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 455219  Lat: 53.69156 Long: -1.31243

By Road:
Jct32 M62
Follow signs for Pontefract Town Centre.
Museum is on the precinct, next to Pontefract Library

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Tanshelf Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups