Ideas for holiday activity from MMH

Planning your holiday? Here are some local gems to inspire you…

Bronte Country, Haworth. Parsonage Museum, walks on the moors, or walk back to Hebden Bridge.

Walk to the famous Stoodley Pike with views across the whole of the Upper Calder Valley and National Trust Hardcastle Craggs

Visit Bradford Media Museum, city centre park with fountains and the UK’s only Peace Museum

By train to Brighouse Indoor climbing wall – Rokt.

Book an ‘Intro to Pottery’ with Crow Nest Pottery (who have a studio in the cellar of Mayroyd Mill House).

Grab your bikes and cycle along the canal towpath to Todmorden where there is a daily market and cafes to explore.

Take a walk (or bus) up to Heptonstall where there is the Sylvia Plath grave and an octagonal chapel plus stunning views.

Have a fun day out in Halifax – trampoline park, Another World adventure, bowling and swimming. Or the beautiful Halifax indoor market, Piece Hall, Halifax Minster or Eureka Children’s Museum.

In Hebden you can paint your own pottery, ask Print Bureau to make you a photobook of your stay, take an art course (Northlight Studio, Egg Factory)

In the evening you can go to a gig at the Trades Club, take a film at the independent Hebden Bridge Cinema, or stroll around the town getting your cocktails, dinner and evening drinks at different cafes and restaurants.

If you are looking for local events you can find them on the following website links


Visit Calderdale

Visit Hebden Bridge

Upcoming festivals

Links for Mayroyd Mill House and visiting the area

Visit Calderdale Mayroyd Mill House

See what there is to do across the whole of Calderdale, including Piece Hall in Halifax.

Hebden Bridge Mayroyd Mill House

With the amazing photographs and copy of Hebden Bridge experts, see what else is going on in Hebden

Crow Nest Pottery

Juliet Breese works out of a studio in the basement of Mayroyd Mill House and sometime holds Open Studios or workshops. If you are staying with us you can ask to visit her pottery. See more on her website.

If you’re inspired to visit us, then booking details are here and you can email us on