Attractions near Standedge
Marsden Moor (2 Miles)*
Straddling the well-known Pennine Way Marsden Moor offers pre Roman archaeology.
Saddleworth Museum & Art Gallery (3 Miles)*
Saddleworth Museum and Art Gallery is full of intriguing objects from the past and tells the story of the people who have created Saddleworth's landscape and character
Rochdale Art Gallery (7 Miles)*
Touchstones is an exciting arts and heritage centre that has something special for everyone. The site consists of Art Galleries, Museum, Local Studies Centre and Tourist Information Centre.
Portland Basin Museum (9 Miles)*
Portland Basin Museum is the centrepiece of the recently rebuilt Ashton Canal Warehouse, now looking much as it did in 1834 when it was first built.
Eureka! The National Children's Museum (10 Miles)*
Eureka! is the UK's National Children's Museum, a place where children play to learn and grown-ups learn to play.
Bankfield Museum (10 Miles)*
For half a century from 1837-1886, Bankfield House was the home of Edward Akroyd, the largest wool manufacturer in Britain.
Shibden Hall (11 Miles)*
Built in 1420, Shibden Hall with its oak panelled interiors and atmospheric room settings is Halifax's Historic Home. The Folk Museum and Barn also offer you a world without electricity, where craftsmen worked in wood and iron.
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Towns near Standedge
Diggle (2 Miles)*
Diggle is one of the quieter villages in terms of trans-pennine traffic noise and pollution, it is situated in Saddleworth, traditionally a West Yorkshire community.
Uppermill (2 Miles)*
The small town/large village of Uppermill is on the northeast side of Greater Manchester, tucked away in a valley of the Pennines.
Marsden (2 Miles)*
Marsden is a perfect example of the villages sited within the Colne Valley and lies about 8 miles away from huddersfield. The Village is small and compact with houses built around the central shopping area which is Peel Street.
Saddleworth (3 Miles)*
The area of Saddleworth encompasses several villages, they are Denshaw, Delph, Diggle, Uppermill, Greenfield and Grasscroft, these villages were in the area known as the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Moorside (4 Miles)*
Moorside, Oldham, is indeed beside the moors. Only a cockstride away (meaning: adjacent to) are the Saddleworth moors and the beautiful Saddleworth villages, five in all.
Slaithwaite (4 Miles)*
Slaithwaite (pronounced 'slawit' or 'slathwaite' by locals) is a true "Yorkshire grit" mill town straddled by the viaduct and bisected by the canal.
Greenfield (4 Miles)*
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

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