Things to see and do - Halifax
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Halifax Travel guide
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Although founded in the Middle Ages, this industrial town set in a great bowl surrounded by hills, is now mostly Victorian in character, its streets lined with dignified buildings in local stone.
Tourist attractions Halifax : Things to see and do
Eastfield Mills GB - Halifax HX3 6AT
Former second hand clothes shop, this Georgian house (1779) hides some fine architecture behind its white façade. There is a Renaissance square with a sloping colonnade, and the galleries that once rang with the sound of merchants today contain speci..
rd. Discovery GB - Halifax HX1 2NE
Eureka is a modern centre for children with multicoloured interactive exhibitions for the under-12s.
17 st. Town Hall GB - Halifax HX1
The Town Hall was built in 1862 by Charles Barry and has a 51m spire, making it one of the finest great 19C buildings in Halifax.
Master Lane, Pye Nest GB - Halifax HX2 7EW
Prix Prices from : 60 £
5 minutes’ drive from the centre of Halifax, The Tower House Hotel provides modern, stylish rooms with private bathrooms. Guests can enjoy the restaurant and colourful bar. With flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi access, all of the brightly furnished ro..
42-46 Horton Street GB - Halifax HX1 1QE
Built as a Coach Inn during the early 1800's, this traditional Halifax hotel offers a warm welcome. It enjoys a central location and is opposite Halifax Railway Station and The Eureka Children's Museum. Free parking and a 24-hour reception/bar servic..
Shibden Mill Fold GB - Halifax HX3 7UL
Just 3 miles from Halifax, this family-run 17th-century inn has an award-winning restaurant offering excellent locally sourced food and a cosy bar. There is free Wi-Fi and traditional log fires. Each homely en suite bedroom at Shibden Mill has a fla..
Holdsworth Rd GB - HX2 9TG Halifax
76 Wharf St GB - HX6 2AF Sowerby Bridge
Personally and passionately run restaurant on the high street of a former mill town; look out for the eye-catching illuminated window display. Modern monthly menus have subtle Mediterranean influences and the desserts are a real highlight.
Dean Clough (Gate 5) GB - HX3 5AX Halifax
Long-standing restaurant in a converted mill complex, where a smart team offer a warm welcome. Bright artwork stands out against white tables in the low-ceilinged room. Cooking is modern and creative; the tasting menus are popular.
31 Huddersfield Rd GB - HX5 9AW Elland
Long-standing, well-run bistro. Spacious bar and dining rooms display Gallic décor and memorabilia. Extensive choice from daily or weekly menus and specials. Classical, seasonal cooking displays international influences.
Shibden Mill Fold, Shibden GB - HX3 7UL Halifax
A former corn mill set in a tranquil, deep-sided valley, with beamed ceilings, welcoming fires and lots of cosy corners. Menus offer plenty of choice, with pub favourites alongside more ambitious dishes. Well-drilled staff. Comfy, individually furnis..