We are now a CIO!


On 1st April, Nidderdale Museum Society became Nidderdale Museum Society CIO! This may not mean much to you, but we are now a Charitable Incorporated Organisation, and as such we are a legal entity, and are no longer dependent on all leases, investments, employment contracts etc being held by trustees on behlaf of the Society.  […]

Accepting items into the Museum

Laundry Items

Moratorium on Object Entry In the last 18 months the Museum has been offered a considerable number of items for possible inclusion in the collections. Following the pandemic, we are still working with a reduced number of volunteers. The Collections Team have therefore requested a 3-month moratorium (Jan-March 2022) on accepting items for evaluation so […]

Museum Closed

We are sorry to announce that, following the recent announcement of government restrictions for the second national lockdown, the Museum will be closed with immediate effect. It will remain closed throughout November and December, but we hope to open again at weekends early in 2021. That will depend on the situation and restrictions in force […]