The Second World War Experience Centre preserves and shares the experiences of people who lived through the Second World War.

1A Rudgate Court, Walton, Near Wetherby, LS23 7BF



  • Riverside park and gardens, ruins of Abbey
  • Abbey Road, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH
  • 0113 395 7400
Riverside park and gardens, ruins of Abbey

Abbey Road, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH



  • Step back in time and explore the Victorian streets of Abbey House Museum, a family friendly fun day out for all the family. The majority of the galleries, Victorian street and special exhibitions are fully accessible. There is a wheel chair for hire and disabled toilets and a lift are also available.
  • Abbey House Museum, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH
  • 0113 230 5492
  • http://www.leeds.gov.uk
Step back in time and explore the Victorian streets of Abbey House Museum, a family friendly fun day out for all the family. The majority of the galleries, Victorian street and special exhibitions are fully accessible. There is a wheel chair for hire and disabled toilets and a lift are also available.

Abbey House Museum, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH



House and Estate including gardens, cafe and working farm. There is disabled parking and wheelchair access to most areas.

Temple Newsam Road, Off Selby Road, Leeds, LS15 0AE



  • The museum is housed within Armley Mills, once among the largest woollen mills in the world, where the galleries reveal workers’ lives from the 18th century to the present. A working waterwheel, factory machinery, and restored Victorian workers’ cottages are just a few of the exhibits you can discover.
  • Leeds Industrial Museum, Canal Road, Armley, Leeds, LS12 2QF
  • 0113 263 7861
  • http://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/Pages/armleymills.aspx
  • armley.mills@leeds.gov.uk
The museum is housed within Armley Mills, once among the largest woollen mills in the world, where the galleries reveal workers’ lives from the 18th century to the present. A working waterwheel, factory machinery, and restored Victorian workers’ cottages are just a few of the exhibits you can discover.

Leeds Industrial Museum, Canal Road, Armley, Leeds, LS12 2QF



Details and news about all museums and galleries run by Leeds City Council.

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre, Carlisle Road, Leeds, LS10 1LB



  • A unique museum resource. Housing and caring for Leeds' fantastic collections, the Discovery Centre is a state-of-the-art storage facility.
  • Carlisle Road, Leeds, LS10 1LB
  • 0113 214 1548
  • http://www.leeds.gov.uk/
A unique museum resource. Housing and caring for Leeds' fantastic collections, the Discovery Centre is a state-of-the-art storage facility.

Carlisle Road, Leeds, LS10 1LB



  • Harewood Manor House and Estate. Exhibitions of contemporary art, an award-winning educational department, renowned Bird Garden and over 100 acres of exquisite gardens.
  • Harewood House Trust, Harewood House, Leeds, LS17 9LG
  • 0113 218 1010
  • http://www.harewood.org
  • info@harewood.org
Harewood Manor House and Estate. Exhibitions of contemporary art, an award-winning educational department, renowned Bird Garden and over 100 acres of exquisite gardens.

Harewood House Trust, Harewood House, Leeds, LS17 9LG



  • 'Experience Community enables disabled and older people to enjoy a programme of inspiring, challenging, interesting outdoor and indoor day trips.' All activities must e booked in advance.
  • http://www.experiencecommunity.co.uk
'Experience Community enables disabled and older people to enjoy a programme of inspiring, challenging, interesting outdoor and indoor day trips.' All activities must e booked in advance.




Museum; exhibitions vary from historic to contemporary sculpture.

74 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AH



  • Four floors of interactive and exciting galleries.
  • Millenium Square, Leeds, LS2 8BH
  • 0113 224 3732
  • http://www.leeds.gov.uk/
Four floors of interactive and exciting galleries.

Millenium Square, Leeds, LS2 8BH



A local museum that tells the story of medicine.

Beckett Street, Leeds, LS9



  • Fully restored working watermill and riverside museum. Thwaite Mills is one of the last remaining examples in Britain of a water-powered mill. Let one of our guides help you explore the mills and discover the importance of water power to Leeds' industrial heritage.
  • Thwaite Lane, Stourton, Leeds, LS10 1RP
  • 0113 3782 983
  • thwaites.mills@leeds.gov.uk
Fully restored working watermill and riverside museum. Thwaite Mills is one of the last remaining examples in Britain of a water-powered mill. Let one of our guides help you explore the mills and discover the importance of water power to Leeds' industrial heritage.

Thwaite Lane, Stourton, Leeds, LS10 1RP



Houses exhibits reflecting Horsforth's village heritage.

5 The Green, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5JB