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The Maurice Dobson Museum & Heritage Centre

Maurice Dobson Museum & Heritage Centre is a restored Georgian Yeoman’s residence where Darfield’s long history is brought to life!

Come along and take a look at the many artefacts that Maurice Dobson left behind to be displayed in the Museum.

The Museum is open from 1pm until 4pm Every Wednesday throughtout the year.

Refreshments are available in the Cafe-Gallery where tea, coffee and homemade cakes are available. There are also monthly exhibitions with local artists work on display. Free WiFi is available in the Cafe-Gallery.

The museum shop has on display many local products such as hand made cards, crafts and postcards. Children are welcome too with small toys on sale. Volunteers in our shop are happy to provide local leaflets and information about where to eat and other activities happening in Darfield.

In the Canon Sorby Room, you will find a host of artefacts which represent Darfield's past, including 'Mining through the Ages'. From a Rag and Chain pump to the more familiar Davy Lamps, there is a range of different pieces and photographs.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Ken Brookes

Where to go

2, Vicar Road
S73 9JZ

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£2.00 Adult Entry
50p Child Entry
Last updated on 02/09/2019
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