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14 Apr 2018 - 21 Oct 2018

Wool Stories

Discover felt-making and original felt artworks made by members of the International Feltmaking Association in response to the collections at…

2 Sep 2018 7:30pm

Jane McDonald

One of the nation’s most loved entertainers came to our screens 20 years ago in the program ‘The Cruise’. Since…

24 Aug 2018 11am - 12pm

Death Cafe

Held in Kirkstall Abbey Visitor Centre, Colonel North Room. At death cafés friends and strangers meet to discuss death over tea…

26 Aug 2018 5pm - 6:15pm

The Princess & The Giant Outdoor Theatre

Princess Sophie is fed up. She’s EXHAUSTED and it’s all because the grumpy old giant can’t sleep – his stomps…

6 Sep 2018 11am - 12pm

An Introduction to Thomas Chippendale and his Work

An introduction to Chippendale and his work, especially his commissions in Yorkshire. With Ruth Martin, Curator of Exhibitions.

12 Sep 2018 8pm - 10:30pm

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike

Valerie Smith [] is an award winning bluegrass and Americana roots artist and songwriter. Originally from Missouri and now based in…

13 Dec 2018 & 14 Dec 2018

Ross Noble – El Hablador

_Who is El Hablador?_  It’s Ross Noble.  _No, but who is the one they call El Hablador?   _I just said, it…

21 Aug 2018 8pm

Suzanne Vega

Suzanne Vega in an extra-special concert and Leeds Town Hall celebrating and performing the classic masterpiece albums Solitude Standing and…

1 Sep 2018 11am - 4pm

Nesting Here

Create your own 3D artworks for a bird to nest in. Choose from a selection of materials that birds may…

25 Sep 2018 7:30pm

Horne Section

Following their hit BBC Radio 4 series, and many years of sell-out shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and London’s…

28 Apr 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

Hidden Temple Newsam Tour

Take a journey under the House and learn how the servants got around the House unseen. Who is the Blue…

13 Sep 2018 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Rachel Parris: It’s Fun To Pretend

RACHEL PARRIS: IT’S FUN TO PRETEND Viral sensation RACHEL PARRIS, star of BBC’s ‘The Mash Report’, presents a comedy show packed with stand-up, song, sketch, and inevitably…

8 Jun 2018 - 2 Sep 2018

Andy Holden and Peter Holden: Natural Selection

_Astonishing_ ★★★★★ The Observer _Full of surprises_ ★★★★ The Guardian _Deeply emotional_ ★★★★ Time Out London _Natural Selection_ marks the…

18 Aug 2018 - 19 Aug 2018

Vintage Weekend

Relive the fun fifties and swinging sixties in style, with vintage market stalls around the site, live music and outdoor…

11 Oct 2018 7:30pm

Robert Newman’s Total Eclipse of Descartes

In a world gone crazy, can philosophy help? This sparklingly brilliant new show tries to give you the answer. ‘He…

30 Oct 2018 8pm

Joe Lycett: I’m About to Lose Control and I Think Joe Lycett

Pop in and see Joe Lycett on his brand new stand-up tour, where he’ll be sharing jokes, paintings and some…

23 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018

Six Weeks of Summer Fun

Join us during the Summer Holidays with a different theme each week!

11 Oct 2018 11am - 4pm

Pigment Making

Learn the founding principles of pigment making in this workshop with designer/maker Timid Elk. You’ll learn the basic techniques of…