A vivid and intriguing picture of the area and its people, from pre-history to present day, revealed through unique collections. From Roman finds to textiles, birds to transport, Tolson is a treasure house of the fascinating, the curious and the amazing.
Tolson's Transport Gallery also has a Valveless engine rescued from Waterloo, near Adelaide in Australia. It was returned to Huddersfield by the National Motor Museum of Australia. It also displays David Brown vehicles, horse drawn vehicles and various bicycles, as well as railway and other public transport artefacts.