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Children's Activity Event, Wed 15 Aug 2018, free entry

Retro Retail: Music

Retro Retail: Music


Wakefield Museums and Castles


5 Salter Row,
West Yorkshire,

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 14 May - Sat 1 Sep Sale of the Century
Sat 28 Jul Family Fun
Wed 1 Aug Retro Retail: Object Handling
Sat 4 Aug Family Fun
Wed 8 Aug Meet the Curator
Wed 8 Aug Retro Retail: Toys and Games


Visit Pontefract Museum this Summer and take part in this hands on activity with the family.

What tunes were the people of Pontefract buying and listening to in decades gone by?

Join the museum team as you explore retro-music and make a fun art craft to take home.

Take a close up look at some of the objects from the collections that reveal what the people of Pontefract were shopping for in decades gone by.

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 15 Aug 2018 10:00 to 15:00


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