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Industrial heritage with collections of textile machinery, railway equipment and heavy engineering.

Double your days out


Double day out promotion artwork

We’re giving you plenty of reasons to celebrate your summer staycation! Between 27 July – 5 September we’re offering buy one get one free to Thwaite Watermill and Leeds Industrial Museum. So buy full price entry into one attraction and get into the other one completely free of charge.

Leeds to Innovation


The word 'innovation' spelled out in wooden blocks on a wooden peg board

Uncover the untold tales behind the greatest creative innovators of our time. From Scootacars to steam engines and space food to Spirograph, explore the inventions which shaped Leeds; the City of 1,000 Trades. Featuring objects and stories from great inventors both past and present, including Washington Teasdale, famed for creating what may have been Leeds’ first ‘selfie’!

Leeds Industrial Museum Shop page

Visit our shop for the perfect museum gift or treat, including popular Armley weave products and vintage-inspired gifts

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