|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Family Ticket||£10.00 per ticket|
|Concession||£4.00 per ticket|
|Adult Ticket||£5.00 per ticket|
|Under 6 years||Free|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
About1920 Textile Mill Cross-Compound Steam Engine with rope drive to a countershaft and powered by a hand-fired Cornish Boiler. Bancroft Mill demonstrate weaving tea towels on a Lancashire loom. The towels are on sale in the souvenir shop along with the latest Bancroft Mill DVD (in version 7.01) that runs for over 40 minutes.
On steaming days the engine runs between 11.00 and 4.30pm whilst the whole site is available for viewing from 11.00am. Currently rebuilding an older unique engine from a mill in Bradley near Skipton, this can also be viewed. There is normally ample free parking and the site is 95% accessible. Refreshments are available from 1.00pm on steaming days.
The Museum is open on Saturdays from 11.00 until 4.30pm, when usually, the engines will not be running and maintenance work may be in progress. Some areas may be closed to visitors for a while.
Entry is free.
Steaming Day entry: £5.00 adult/£4.00 child & concession/£10.00 family ticket. Under 6 years free.
- 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 for Disabled Visitors
- Use Environmentally Friendly Cleaning Materials
- Water Saving Measures
- In town/city centre
- Café/Restaurant On Site
Parking & Transport
- Car Parking
- Coaches Welcome
- On site parking
- Special Group Rates
Map & 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.
|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.