Join Pontefract Museum and Women in Rugby League to celebrate National Sporting Heritage Day 2023!

Meet rugby league legends as some of the Lionesses come to the Museum for an exclusive show-and-tell of their own memorabilia.

It’s also your last chance to see the Women in Rugby League: Life with the Lionesses exhibition!

There will also be video interviews and match footage from the archives on show throughout the day.

National Sporting Heritage Day is an annual event hosted by Sporting Heritage, supporting community sporting heritage activity across the UK.

Free and no booking required.

Venue opening hours

Monday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday : 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday : Closed

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Venue Details

Find us at

5 Salter Row, Pontefract, WF8 1BA