Join the West Yorkshire History Centre for the opening of their new exhibition, John Goodchild – Window on the West Riding. 

Drop-in and explore some exciting discoveries from this fantastic archive collection, a treasure trove of local heritage collected over the lifetime of this eminent local historian.

Hear from Archivist Helen Walker about her work on this archive collection and what has been revealed and enjoy family-friendly creative activities.

Venue opening hours

Monday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday : Closed

Thursday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday : Closed

Sunday : Closed

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Car Parking
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Venue Details

Find us at

127 Kirkgate, Wakefield, WF1 1JG