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Shibden Hall

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Interesting Day Out

This place is absolutely worth a visit !! Outside you can walk in a gorgeous parks with ponds and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
Always welcoming

Go to Shibden when we want a quiet dinner with friends or on our own. Food is always wonderful and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Halifax, United Kingdom
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et in the picturesque Shibden valley, a mile from Halifax, Shibden Hall dates back to 1420 and offers visitors a fascinating journey through the lives of the people who lived and worked here. Shibden Hall's architecture is a mix of styles reflecting...more
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Lister_s Road, Halifax HX3 6XG, England
+44 1422 352246
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is absolutely worth a visit !! Outside you can walk in a gorgeous parks with ponds and visit a very nice dry stone wall museum. The Hall inside is absolutely fab and in the backyard you can visit an old carriages museum, an...More

Thank LisaHebden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go to Shibden when we want a quiet dinner with friends or on our own. Food is always wonderful and the ambience is always excellent. Would always recommend to anyone who wants a hug.

Thank kandp6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shibden Hall is a lovely old building. Best seen from outside. This hall can be booked for weddings and has recently been used as the film set of Gentleman Jack. There are many other stately homes that have more interesting artefacts as Shibden isn’t actually...More

Thank Yvette T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Historical house, home to the Listers for many years, and the famous Anne Lister, soon to be the subject of the film "Gentleman Jack"

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my sister had her wedding here and boy was it a fantastic venue. On arrival we were treated to the land train from the bottom car park to the hall (seat belts a must!) we had free run of the amazing historic hall and barn...More

Thank Jabb0
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met for lunch which was much improved from visits about a year ago. The food is traditional, but well presented and very tasty. It is British food, that is well cooked, tasty and the surroundings are superb, albeit off the beaten track, so a sat...More

Thank geofflancs
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We decided to take make a visit here after staying in a hotel not far from shibden hall. We went just as filming was suspended for the new BBC drama gentlemen jack. The staff explained that the house had slight cosmetic alterations due to filming...More

Thank Martina R
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Parking charges. Suppose if your paying extra to travel to experience a wonderful place I used to take my children for a bus fare. Brilliant place. Dont out price yourself

Thank storersarah69
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We really enjoyed visiting Shibden Hall at the weekend- it's a fascinating, well-curated little museum, and especially right now as many of the features have been restored to their original for the filming of Gentleman Jack. The grounds are gorgeous, the Hall itself is full...More

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We visited the Hall and Park the day before it was to close for more filming for the TV drama Gentleman Jack which is about the life of Anne Lister. The Hall and surrounding outbuildings is a lovely museum with very helpful, friendly and knowledgeable...More

Thank Endle
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Richard A
12 June 2018|
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Response from Jaywalker315 | Reviewed this property |
Shibden Park have deals depending if you want to use pitch and putt only or also go on the boats or on the small train (together there is a special package). There website shows some variations but the pitch and putt alone... More
29 January 2017|
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Response from CalderdaleM | Property representative |
Hello Dogs are allowed in the park, but must be kept on a lead in the childrens play area.