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Historical Event, from 8 May 2019, free entry

Meet the Curator

Meet the Curator


5 Salter Row,
West Yorkshire,

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 20 Apr Family Fun
Sat 27 Apr Family Fun
Sat 4 May Family Fun
Wed 8 May Meet the Curator
Sat 11 May - Sat 20 Jul The Golden Age of Satire
Sat 11 May Family Fun


Do you have a history mystery hiding in your attic, something that has always been in the family but you don’t know what it does? Bring it – or any objects – to Pontefract Museum to show our curator.
If it tells a story about Pontefract, and we don’t already have one, it could become part of the collection.

Please note, we do not give valuations.

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 8 May 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 12 Jun 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 10 Jul 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 14 Aug 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 11 Sep 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 9 Oct 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 13 Nov 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 11 Dec 2019 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 8 Jan 2020 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 12 Feb 2020 10:00 to 12:00


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