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Bancroft Mill

Type:Heritage / Visitor Centre

Gillians Lane
(off Colne Road)
BB18 5QR

Tel: 01943 602 118

Bancroft Mill

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Family Ticket£10.00 per ticket
Concession£4.00 per ticket
Adult Ticket£5.00 per ticket
Under 6 yearsFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Coach Parking
  • Concessionary Admission Charges
  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Access/Toilets
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Groups accepted
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals
  • Indoor Attraction
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Open All Year
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Parking (free)
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Smoking Some Areas
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Toilets
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Use Environmentally Friendly Cleaning Materials
  • Water Saving Measures

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Parking & Transport

  • Car Parking
  • Coaches Welcome
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Special Group Rates

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Accessible from B6383 & A59, follow brown tourist signs.

Public Transport Directions

By rail - from Lancashire take the train to Colne, from Yorkshire take the train to Skipton.
There are regular bus services to Barnoldswick both from Colne and Skipton.

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* On Steaming days the museum is open at 11:00, the engine runs from 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
Weaving demonstrations, free parking, cafeteria and shop.


Sunday, 1st October 2017 - Sunday, 1st October 2017

Sunday, 22nd October 2017 - Sunday, 22nd October 2017

Sunday, 12th November 2017 - Sunday, 12th November 2017

Steaming DayCome and see this magnificent mill engine, with its two cylinders and 16 foot flywheel which could generate over 600HP and originally drove some 1,250 weaving looms via its main shaft some 263 feet in length.
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