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Welcome to Skipton Town Hall, the hub for Culture & Heritage in Craven.

We are home to Craven Museum, an Exhibition Gallery, Visitor Centre and Gift Shop. We host an exciting programme of Events and Performances. Winner of The Family Friendly Museum Award 2023.

Upcoming Events

Robin Hood Christmas Panto!


Robin Hood Christmas Panto!

Skipton Comedy Live: Christmas Special!


Skipton Comedy Live: Christmas Special!

Chris Difford: Not Only But Also


Chris Difford: Not Only But Also

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Watch live theatre, dance, music, film, comedy and family shows. Find activities and workshops to suit all ages and abilities.

What’s On


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Collection Stories

from Craven Museum

We care for a treasure trove of around 60,000 objects representing millions of years of Craven history. Delve deeper into the collection and find out fascinating facts about objects from the displays and special items from the museum stores.

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Plan Your Visit

Plan your visit in advance. Here you can find travel information, opening times, accessibility info and our latest Covid 19 procedures.

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 Support Us

Get Involved!

You can support the valuable work we do in a variety of ways.

At Skipton Town Hall we aim to inspire and enrich the lives of our audiences through unforgettable experiences, innovative learning and rural outreach programmes. We strive to make Arts, Culture and Heritage accessible to all, and to provide every member of the community with opportunity to participate.

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We have a firm commitment to providing the best possible experience for all users of our venue and strive to make everything we do as inclusive as possible.

Our venue has been designed with accessibility in mind. Features include a level entrance, lift access to the first floor, a hearing loop, disabled and Changing Places toilets.

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