Craven Museum and Gallery and its collection

Craven Museum and Gallery

Craven Museum and Gallery, located in Skipton, cares for around 60,000 objects representing millions of years of Craven history. This includes archaeology, geology, social history, textiles, artwork and ephemera. Collection highlights include Shakespeare’ First Folio, furniture made by craftsman Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson, the diary of a local cotton weaver, agricultural equipment, rare Roman artefacts and archaeology from Craven’s caves. There is also a changing exhibit of artwork featuring items from the Roebuck collection and displays featuring notable people from the local area.

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Craven Museum and Gallery
High Street
Skipton Town Hall
BD23 1AH Skipton

Visitor information Craven Museum and Gallery

Opening hours

9:30 – 16:30
9:30 – 16:30
9:30 – 16:30
9:30 – 16:30
9:30 – 16:30
9:30 – 16:30
Sunday Closed




Wheelchair accessible
Museum shop

Location & Map

High Street, Skipton

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