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Meet the Curator

Meet the Curator


Wakefield Museums and Castles

01924 302700


5 Salter Row,
West Yorkshire,

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 14 May - Sat 1 Sep Sale of the Century
Sat 23 Jun Family Fun
Sat 30 Jun Family Fun
Sat 7 Jul Family Fun
Wed 11 Jul Meet the Curator
Sat 14 Jul Family Fun


Since the 1920s, Wakefield Council Museum Service has acquired over 120,000 historic objects and works of art on behalf of Wakefield District's residents and visitors.

The Collections Team are happy to identify items or consider new donations for the museum collections.

This service is available on the Meet the Curator afternoons at Wakefield Museum (Meet the Curator), Pontefract Museum (Meet the Curator) and Castleford Museum (Meet the Curator), or by e-mailing to make an appointment with one of the curators.

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 11 Jul 2018 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 8 Aug 2018 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 12 Sep 2018 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 10 Oct 2018 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 14 Nov 2018 10:00 to 12:00
Wed 12 Dec 2018 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