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Bradford City Hall

City Hall Centenary Square, Bradford BD1 1HY, England
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granddaughter's Wedding in this magnificent building--perfect for a wedding---the grand stairs... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Behind the seat of power

Great historical building with amazing architecture and hidden gems of stained glass.See all the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bradford, United Kingdom
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City Hall Centenary Square, Bradford BD1 1HY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

granddaughter's Wedding in this magnificent building--perfect for a wedding---the grand stairs straddling both sides as you enter the building leading to the ornate room where the actual wedding was held---truly breathtaking ---great for the photographer.

Thank jeffhutchy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great historical building with amazing architecture and hidden gems of stained glass.See all the monarchs look down on the passing people from their lofty vantage points.

Thank susanbrook6
Reviewed 19 June 2017

When I was here in the 90's Bradford was a bit grim. Today after a lot of regeneration it is turning into the most amazing city. The city hall is an amazing building that does not dominate but instead compliments the area. Such amazing architecture....More

Thank Matt J
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Bradford is a revelation! A centre full of architectural gems, many looking recently cleaned. The City Hall stands out on the edge of Centenary Square, itself a tribute to modern architectural planning. The Hall has a marvellous Italianate tower. Bradford should not be missed!

Thank poggy11
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This Building is wonderful. If you like your architectural Bradford is an inspiration. With the York Stone and other beautiful graded listed buildings in easy heritage walks something around every corner

Thank Rkemsley
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Recently cleaned externally. Internally the council chamber is very mpressive. The banqueting hall has rolls of honour which tells you all the previous mayors. There is an excellent restaurant which has reasonably priced food. I recommend this.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

I took a group of Yr11 students to take photographs of the building. A few had requested to visit inside, so I went in to ask at Enquiries if it was possible. I was met by a very rude receptionist saying 'I couldn't just turn...More

Thank SandyH H
Reviewed 19 February 2017

First time visiting this city hall building, full of character, attended an event there, staff on the information desk very helpful. The building is full of history so if you like buildings and history this is a must visit, I enjoyed it.

Thank EamonnBell
Reviewed 24 January 2017

you can look round the city hall outside easily it is remarkable however inside viewing is not so easy the only way to look round inside is to go on open day which the council hold a couple of times a year if you phone...More

1  Thank frances292
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The building has undergone a number of refurbishments as Bradford council tries to shrink its property portfolio. It is a beautiful building and I have had the opportunity to see a few of the functional rooms.

Thank Chezal-2015
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