Buildings and collection

The history of this site dates back over 1400 years. Saved from demolition in 1933 by two local brothers, East Riddlesden Hall was donated to the National Trust in 1934.

Discover the stories that make this such a special place.

The house

Discover more about the changes that have been made to the house over the years and learn more about some of the families that once lived here.

Carvings of King Charles and Henrietta faces on the external stone walls of Bothy

The Bothy

Surround yourself with history in the Bothy. Now used to house the tea-room and shop, this building has had a multiple of uses over the years.

Visitor reflection in a glass cabinet containing blue and white Delftware plates


Whether you're interested in needlework, pewter, furniture, clocks or ceramics, there's something in the collection to inspire everyone.