The Craft House, Saltaire

Carmel Smickersgill, Tours & Activities Editor
Charlotte Bain

The Craft House was established in 2016 in the UNESCO World Heritage site Saltaire. With a vibrant programme of art and craft workshops that cater for a range of skill levels, the emphasis is on encouraging creativity and enjoyment whilst passing on key skills.

101 Saltaire RdShipleyBD18 3HD View map
Telephone: 01274584400 Visit Now

Opening Hours

  • Wednesday10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday10:00am - 5:00pm

Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit.

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Victoria Hall

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Saltaire Trip Boat

Saltaire Trip boat runs every day between spring and summer, sharing the beauty of Saltaire from the vantage point of the Leeds Liverpool Canal.

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The Live Room
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