There’s plenty to do in Brighouse, from a gentle stroll along the Calder and Hebble Navigation Canal to an adrenaline fueled visit to Rokt Climbing Gym, how about a visit to our town centre which is chock full of independent shops, there is sure to be something that catches your eye or if you are looking for a moment of contemplation pay a visit to our Art Galleries.
Shopping in Brighouse
Brighouse has a wonderful array of independent shops from Ryecorn Wholefoods with over 300 locally sourced products to Czerwiks and their fine wine and cheeses
More details www.visitbrighouse.com/shopping
ROKT Climbing Gym is here to provide a safe, energised, social atmosphere whist fulfilling all your climbing needs. Tipped to become the UK’s most innovative climbing & mulit-activity centre, we will ROKT your world!
More details www.rokt.co.uk
Smith Art Gallery
This purpose built Victorian Art Gallery is set in a small park on the edge of Brighouse. It has a permanent exhibition of Victorian paintings and hosts a splendid mix of temporary exhibitions, including many by local and regional artists.The Gallery was refurbished in 2008 and had a new hang of paintings, which includes old favourites and a number of works on permanent exhibition for the first time.
More details www.calderdale.gov.uk
The Harrison Lord Gallery is an Art Gallery specialising in Original Art and Crafts and offers a Picture Framing Service and has developed into one of the best art galleries in Yorkshire for seeing and buying contemporary original artwork and crafts. The art exhibitions display the finest art paintings and make it accessible to all at affordable prices. Crafts and art on show include original paintings, art prints, landscape art, ceramics, jewellery, glass and textiles.
More details www.harrisonlord.co.uk
The Calder and Hebble Navigation, part canal and part river, runs for 21 miles from the Aire and Calder Navigation at Wakefield to Sowerby Bridge where it joins the Rochdale Canal and it has in its length some attractive scenery, it boasts as being one of the first navigable waterways in this area.
More details www.penninewaterways.co.uk
The Ritz Ballroom
One of the premier Ballrooms in the country and hold a wide variety of events and evenings includong Ballroom dancing, Rock and Roll Nights, Tamla Motown/Soul Nights, Ceroc and Northern Soul Nights.
More details www.ritzballroombrighouse.co.uk