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Old, Cute and Full of Character

In my younger days, I went to a Firemen's Ball here and I can remember a magnificent ballroom. I... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Looks lovely

The town hall and assembly rooms are a real feature of the town centre. Beautiful building which is... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 Oct 2018
“Old, Cute and Full of Character”
19 Nov 2017
“Looks lovely ”
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

In my younger days, I went to a Firemen's Ball here and I can remember a magnificent ballroom. I went in recently and the old place hasn't changed at all, except for the alteration of some of the downstairs rooms to accommodate the administration and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ingleborough1359
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The town hall and assembly rooms are a real feature of the town centre. Beautiful building which is now surrounded by festive decorations. Surrounded in local history this is a lovely attraction and adds to the town landscape. Worth checking out.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I once worked in Pontefract and never knew that Nelson was in a magnificent sculpture in Pontefract Town Hall. Wonderful and worth seeing. The town hall itself has an excellent theatre which looks as if the roof has been newly painted. The stairway up is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank johnbarrett07
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We got Married here in July, the rooms have been re done and look lovely, we had a fantastic day and everything was perfect all thanks to the staff here who are fantastic.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank dc7911
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The Pontefract Town Hall houses the original plaster cast of the sculpture of Nelson's fall that decorates Nelson's Column in London. It is worth seeing!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Graham S
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

A great place in pontefract i saw the queen mother there as a young boy and i appeares in pantomim there a great event evert january impressive building with always something going on

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Melvyn W
Reviewed 6 May 2015

it has one of the original plaster cast used for the making of the monument in London. It has also been used as fire station and is one the most historical building and best looking in pontefract

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 4 March 2015

Great event to put on a show. Beautiful recently renovated building with fabulous grand staircase. It also has a disabled lift.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Gillian E
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