Things to see and do - Halifax
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Halifax Travel guide
Halifax : Michelin's recommendations
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.
Broad Street Plaza GB - Halifax HX1 1YA
Located on a new leisure development in the centre of Halifax, Premier Inn Halifax Town Centre is moments away from a Vue cinema and a bowling alley, with shops and restaurants a 2-minute walk away. Rooms at the Halifax Town Centre Premier Inn come ..
Master Lane, Pye Nest GB - Halifax HX2 7EW
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..
Princess Street GB - Halifax HX1 1TS
Situated in the heart of Halifax, The White Swan Hotel offers a fitness suite. With free Wi-Fi and free parking, it is 5 minutes' walk from the Lloyds office and less than a 10-minute walk from Halifax Railway Station. The rooms are bright and airy...
Holdsworth Rd GB - Halifax HX2 9TG
76 Wharf St GB - Sowerby Bridge HX6 2AF
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.
Shibden Mill Fold GB - Halifax HX3 7UL
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..
Dean Clough (Gate 5) GB - Halifax HX3 5AX
Long-standing restaurant in a converted mill complex. Striking modern interior with white tables and bright artwork; smart team offer a warm welcome. Good value menus of tasty classics and some more ambitious modern dishes.
31 Huddersfield Rd GB - Elland HX5 9AW
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.