Visit Us

Visit Us


The Piece Hall is nestled within a dramatic landscape of rolling hills and wooded valleys at the centre of the West Yorkshire town of Halifax. With its honey-cloured architecture, rich industrial heritage and diverse cultural offer, this hidden gem makes an ideal destination to visit. 



Gates open: Monday - Saturday at 7am, Sunday at 10am.

Shops open: Monday - Friday 11am - 4pm, Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 11am - 4pm. Restaurant, cafés and bar opening times here.

Welcome Centre and The Piece Hall Story open: Monday - Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-5pm 

Note: Some retailers may choose to open longer so do check their websites.

On selected days throughout the year The Piece Hall will close early for ticketed events, please check in advance to avoid disappointment.



No need to book, just meet at the Welcome Centre.

Friday: 12noon

Saturday: 12noon, 1pm, and 2pm  

Sunday: 12noon, 1pm, and 2pm  

Tours are limited to 25 people on a first come first serve basis.

Are you coming as part of a group? Please visit our groups page

Please note: there will be no Heritage Tours on Sunday 8 July due to The Piece Hall hosting Antiques Roadshow




The Piece Hall has a fully accessible lift available at both the South and West Gates. Please note that the manoeuvrability access at the North lift is restricted.

Wheelchair accessible toilets are available at The Piece Hall, all of which are gender free.

The closest changing places accessible rest rooms are located at Square Chapel and Eureka. Further details can be found on the Changing Places website

The Piece Hall is an historic building and as such there are some un-even surfaces. We ask that you take care when moving around the building.

Should you have any questions the Welcome Centre is open daily and the team are happy to answer any questions. Duty Managers are always on hand in the courtyard to offer directions and assistance where required.

Dogs: Well behaved dogs on a lead are welcome in the courtyard day-to-day, however restrictions apply to the retail, food and drink units and at ticketed events. Access dogs are welcome in all areas.

Skateboards, segways, bikes, scooters and drones are not permitted. Mobility scooters and toddlers bikes are welcome. Bicycle parking is available outside the north gate entrance. 



Header image: Mark Bolton Photography

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The Piece Hall heritage regeneration project is also supported by Garfield Weston Foundation and The Wolfson Foundation.
The Piece Hall is independently managed by The Piece Hall Trust, a registered charity, number 1156948. Registered in England and Wales, number 08906735.
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