Wakefield Museums, Wakefield Council

Organisation: Museum

Collections held: Courts, Police, Prisons

Dates: Before 1700, 1700-1799, 1800-1849, 1850-1899, 1900-1949, 1950-present

Wakefield Museums include Wakefield Museum, Castleford Museum and Pontefract Museum.

Burton Street, Wakefield WF1 2EB

Contact: ​ ​museums@wakefield.gov.uk

Any publications or other relevant material about the collection / history of the organisation?


Who can access the collection?

External (public), Online (digital records)

How big is the collection?

Documents: 11-100
Photographs: 101- 500
Objects: 101- 500
Artwork: Less than 10
Books/journals/magazines: 11- 100

Photo credits

Wakefield Museum