Attractions near Folly Too

This is a list of the attractions near this property that are featured on AboutBritain.com
It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all attractions near this property.
Bankfield Museum (3 Miles)*
For half a century from 1837-1886, Bankfield House was the home of Edward Akroyd, the largest wool manufacturer in Britain.
Eureka! The National Children's Museum (3 Miles)*
Eureka! is the UK's National Children's Museum, a place where children play to learn and grown-ups learn to play.
Hardcastle Crags (4 Miles)*
Walkers, naturalists and those interested in spotting the rare northern hairy wood ant will enjoy the 400 acres of unspoilt woodland which makes up the National Trust property of Hardcastle Crags.
Shibden Hall (4 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.
Bronte Parsonage Museum (7 Miles)*
Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte, were the authors of some of the greatest books in the English language. Haworth Parsonage was their much-loved home and Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights and The Tenant of Wildfell Hall were all written here.
Bolling Hall (9 Miles)*
Tucked away in a leafy garden, less than a mile from the city centre. Bolling Hall is one of Bradford's most precious jewels.
Marsden Moor (9 Miles)*
Straddling the well-known Pennine Way Marsden Moor offers pre Roman archaeology.
Bradford Industrial Museum & Horses At Work (10 Miles)*
Think of industry in Bradford and you think of wool. Think of mills and you think of machinery, steam engines and horses, all of which can be found at Bradford Industrial Museum!
Oakwell Hall (11 Miles)*
This beautiful, Elizabethan manor house has delighted visitors for centuries. Built in 1583, the hall is now set out as it would have been in the 1690s, when it was the home of the Batt family.
Queen Street Mill Textile Museum (12 Miles)*
Steam Powered Weaving is brought to Life at Queen Street Mill Textile Museum, the world's last 19th century steam powered weaving mill.
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Towns near Folly Too
Mytholmroyd (2 Miles)*
Situated in the beautiful Calder Valley, equidistant from the towns of Halifax to the east and Todmorden, to the west, Mytholmroyd (Norse:- a level place where two rivers meet Mitholm - Roid) is now a dormitory town for Leeds some 3' miles
Sowerby Bridge (2 Miles)*
Sowerby Bridge is a town that is fast developing to compare with the most attractive places to visit in the area and has many beautiful local walks in its favour. Nestled between the river Calder and the canal with the deepest canal lock i
Halifax (3 Miles)*
The West Yorkshire town of Halifax is a sizeable Minster town, best known for its woollen industry, confectionery and the Halifax Bank. It is situated ten miles south west of Bradford, close to the M62.
Hebden Bridge (3 Miles)*
Oxenhope (5 Miles)*
Stainland (5 Miles)*
Clayton (5 Miles)*
The picturesque village of Clayton, which is mentioned in the doomsday book, lies 3 miles west of Bradford, West Yorkshire.
Gomersal (5 Miles)*
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Todmorden (6 Miles)*
Wilsden (6 Miles)*
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

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