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The Piece Hall Grand Re-opening - Yorkshire Day
Tuesday Aug 1 9:30am-11:00pm in Halifax
The Piece Hall is one of the most extraordinary buildings in Britain. Its immense courtyard is truly world class - up there with the best piazzas in Europe.

Completely transformed with an investment of from Calderdale Council and the National Lottery, The Piece Hall is central to the renaissance of the whole of Halifax and Calderdale.

When it reopens this summer, it will be a major commercial and cultural destination for the North of England.

Join us on the grand re-opening day from 10am when a lucky competitiion winner will ring The Piece Hall bell, echoing the very first day of trading back in 1779.

Enjoy the festivities as you explore this spectacular building.
Browse the new shops and pop-up traders, sample some tasty food and drink, check out the galleries and take in a heritage tour to discover The Piece Hall’s fascinating past.

Get involved with the FREE family activities including giant weaving and art at the cart. And catch a performance from a local musician or artist happening throughout the day and into the evening.

Throughout the day, in addition to the permanent new heritag spaces, The Piece Hall Story, The Map Room and The Traders’ Room, you can enjoy:

▪️ Actors portraying some of the characters from The Piece Hall’s history

▪️ Children’s activities, including trails, crafts, giant weaving, a heritage challenge, dressing up

▪️ Victorian-style photographic display by Emma Mitchell who will be on hand to talk about her work

▪️ An exhibition from local artist, Jake Attree, The Piece Hall’s artist-in-residence who has documented the transformation project

▪️ Performances from local musicians and artists

▪️ Pop up street food stalls

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The Piece Hall
Halifax HX1 1RE

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