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Dales Countryside Museum

Dales Countryside Museum
Address:
Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire  DL8 3NT

Opening/Meeting Times:
10am - 5pm daily (except 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January).

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Description:
A museum of Dales life based in the small Market Town of Hawes at the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Displays interpret the development of the Dales from prehistoric times to the present day.

Contact Details:
Phone: 01969 666210
Email: dcm@yorkshiredales.org.uk

Location:
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Community Programmes:
Museum Gallery Visit (allow 90 minutes)
Background information sheets
Events, for example spinning, table weaving, meat preserving etc. check the museum website for details.
Regular exhibitions of work by local artists.



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