image for Exhibition item typeCommunity Cases at Castleford Museum

Exhibition, Thu 30 Apr - Tue 30 Jun 2020, free entry

Community Cases

Community Cases


Wakefield Castles & Museums Team


Carlton Street,
WF10 1BB

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 23 Mar - Sat 28 Mar In A League of Their Own
Tue 25 Feb Toddler Tuesdays
Sat 29 Feb Family Fun
Mon 2 Mar Adult Craft Session
Tue 3 Mar Toddler Tuesdays
Sat 7 Mar Family Fun


Four cases, curated in partnership with the community, showing the unique and diverse history of Castleford.

Castleford Tigers
Castleford Tigers are one of the premier rugby league teams in the country. Discover more about the history of the club and see some exclusive memorabilia.

Pin Up
A fascinating collection of pin badges, built up over 50 years by local man Paul Daunton. Including trade unions, sports clubs, musicians and badges from around the globe.

Baby Talk
How has bringing up baby changed throughout the years? Explore the different objects, clothing and toys used throughout the centuries and see if much has really changed.

Global Castleford
From glass production to confectionery, Castleford has been a manufacturing and distribution hub for centuries. Find out more about some of the items produced here and sold all over the world.

Education/study areaFacilities for educational visits

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 30 Apr - Tue 30 Jun 2020


Free entry



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

Map reference: SE 429257  Lat: 53.72593 Long: -1.35127

By Road:
Follow signs for Carlton Lanes car-parking, Aire Street. From the car park walk through the Old Market Hall to Carlton Street and turn right.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Castleford Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Castleford Bus Station

Castleford Library is on Carlton Street, next to the Old Market Hall and Opposite the entrance to Carlton Lanes Shopping Centre.


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