Entrance to The Peace Museum

Visiting the Museum

The museum is located in Piece Hall Yard, Bradford , West Yorkshire, UK. The Museum galleries occupy the top floor of one of Bradford's many spectacular 19th century city centre buildings and  may be found just off Hustlergate, opposite Waterstones Bookshop and the City Vaults. See map here. Both Forster Square Railway Station and the Bradford Interchange (bus and rail terminal) are less than five minutes walk from the Museum and parking is available in several city centre car parks, again all of which are only a few minutes walk from the Peace Museum.

Opening Hours

The Museum is open every Wednesday and Thursday 10am till 4pm. NEW OPENING HOURS We are pleased to announce from Wednesday 25th May, the Museum will be open Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 10am till 4pm.  Please check with Museum staff if you wish to visit on a Wednesday by emailing or telephoning 01274 780241. Entrance is free, but as we are a charity with no public funding or grant aid, we welcome visitor donations no matter how small.

We are open for  group visits, school visits, education work and to general visitors at alternative times (day, evenings and  weekends) by  appointment. Please feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements.


For 2016, a new visits and tours programme is available for adults and adult groups. Please download the information leaflet here to find out more.


Please note that the Museum is located up some 60 steps and the building does not have a lift.  


Visitors who wish to speak to staff or have enquiries are asked to book an appointment to guarantee that the relevant staff member is available to help them with their enquiry. Appointments can be made by contacting staff at  

Urgent Enquiries

Please email all enquiries to . Staff work part-time and your email will be responded to within 10 working days.

Contact Information

Postal Address -  10 Piece Hall Yard, Bradford, West Yorkshire  BD1 1PJ Email - Telephone  - 01274 - 780241