Everything you need to know including when we’re open, how much it costs, where we are and accessibility!
Our opening times change depending on whether it is term time or school holidays.
Pop along and visit us between;
Pay for admission on your first visit, then get your free Annual Pass for 12 months of unlimited visits!
We offer a special discounted rate for groups of 10 or more children, including clubs, uniformed groups and more…
Parking is available right next to the museum
Pay for your first visit and get a free Annual Pass, giving you unlimited free visits for 12 months. No limits, no catch – if we’re open, you can visit!
Eureka! The National Children's Museum
Discovery Road, Halifax HX1 2NE
Eureka! is in Halifax, which is about halfway between Leeds and Manchester. Leave the M62 at jct 24, follow A629 to Halifax, then follow brown tourist signs to Eureka!
Off peak it should take about 30 minutes to drive from Leeds, 50 minutes from Manchester and 1 hour from York.
We’re about 5 minutes walk from Halifax Bus Station, which is serviced by regular local bus services. For details call Metroline: 0113 245 7676 or visit the Metro Website.
Approximate bus times from the following locations: Bradford – 35 mins, Huddersfield – 35 mins, Leeds – 1 hour.
Eureka! is right next door to Halifax railway station, served by regular trains from Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester. For train times call National Rail Enquires on 08457 48 49 50 or visit the National Rail Website.
Approximate rail times from the following locations: Bradford – 15 mins, Huddersfield – 25 mins, Leeds – 35 mins, Manchester – 50 mins, York 1hr 10 mins.
Yep! Pop in for a meal (or just a cuppa and some cake) in our café, or chomp on your own packed lunch in one of our lunch areas…
Loads of info about access, all our facilities, when we’re usually busy or quiet, plus more about group visits and child minder tickets.