Come face to face with the past at the Dales Countryside Museum where the history of the Yorkshire Dales is brought alive.

Find out about the way of life of people who have settled in or passed through the Dales over thousands of years. A unique blend of the old and the new, the museum is located in the Victorian buildings that once served as Hawes railway station.

Dales Countryside Museum

Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, DL8 3NT

01969 666 210


Opening times

February - October

Daily: 10:00am - 5:00pm

November - December

Daily: 10:00 am - 4:30pm

Closed Christmas Eve through Boxing Day, and throughout January

Free entry with National Art Pass

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