About

Explore, Dream and Play at The Hepworth Wakefield this Summer.


There’s something fun happening every day from Saturday 20 July – Sunday 1 September during the Wakefield school holidays.


Activities in the Clore learning studios and galleries are free with an exhibition ticket.


Exhibition tickets are FREE for Members, Wakefield District residents and under 18s. Non-Wakefield families can get 50% off adult tickets when visiting with children / under 18s during all of the Wakefield school holidays. Use discount code FAMILY50 when booking online or in person.




Family Workshops


Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays

Drop-in 11am – 4pm

Free with an exhibition ticket


Join artists from our learning team to explore techniques, processes and ideas inspired by artworks in the galleries. Try out a different creative technique each week including sculpture making, printing, drawing and textiles.


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Garden Play


Every day

Drop-in 11am – 4pm

Free


Come and play in The Hepworth Wakefield Garden. Stack, build, experiment, draw and imagine with your family in the open air. Be inspired by the garden’s artworks and plants, the weather and buildings around you.


No need to book, just turn up and play!


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Art Pod


Saturdays, Mondays and Fridays

Drop-in 11am – 4pm

Free with an exhibition ticket


Visit the galleries with your family and join us at the Art Pod to make your own artwork inspired by what you see.


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Explore & Draw Kits


Available daily, 10am – 4.45pm

Free with an exhibition ticket


Discover artworks in the garden and galleries. Have fun moving, imagining, and creating drawings inspired by what you find.


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Explore & Draw Stations


Available daily, 10am – 5pm

Free with an exhibition ticket


Borrow looking tools, handling objects and drawing materials inspired by the artworks in the galleries.


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What’s in our Garden?


Available daily, 10am – 5pm

Free


Pick up an activity sketchbook to discover birds, mini-beasts, plants and trees in The Hepworth Wakefield Garden with our new biodiversity activity booklet. Collect from the welcome desk or garden café.


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Venue opening hours

Monday : Closed

Tuesday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Car Parking
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Changing Places Facility
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Parent And Baby
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Venue Details

Find us at

Gallery Walk, Wakefield, WF1 5AW

Phone

01924247360

Email

hello@hepworthwakefield.org