Welcome to the museum of the Craven Dales

Craven Museum & Gallery, located in the Town Hall, is a hidden gem in the market town of Skipton. This unique visitor attraction tells the story of Craven through the ages. Discover something different every time with changing exhibitions, workshops and family events.


23 September 2015

Submit your work to Craven Open

Get your art on show

16 September 2015

Town Hall - we need your thoughts

Plans for Skipton Town Hall, and we want you involved

5 June 2015

Take Part in the Craven Open

New exhibition for all professional and amateur artists in Craven

Coming Soon 

 Craven Open

From 24 Oct to 14 Dec


Focus on


10 Oct to 12 Oct 2015

Coming soon

On permanent display

How much did famous cow the Craven Heifer weigh?

2,463 pounds (1,117kg)