Saltaire Village, World Heritage Site
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Saltaire Village World Heritage Site
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One of the most commonly asked questions is:
When is Saltaire open - and how much does it cost?
Quick answer!

  • Saltaire is a village where people live, so is OPEN EVERY DAY for visitors.
  • You don't have to book to come here, and there's no charge.
  • Salts Mill is the main feature of the Village and is open every day, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. It is free to enter. Opening hours: Monday to Friday - 10am to 5.30pm, Saturday and Sunday - 10am to 6pm.

Saltaire is built in the Italianate style, giving it an enduring beauty and charm. In December 2001, Saltaire was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You are free to wander around and enjoy this Victorian industrial model village. There are places to eat, some shops, a lovely park and adventure playground for the children.

DIRECTIONS AND PARKING

Postcodes for GPS, how to get here and where you can park.
Directions and parking >

STREET MAP OF SALTAIRE

See our magnifying street map, or download it as an Acrobat file, courtesy of Philip Barlow. More >

LOOS AND DISABLED ACCESS

Useful information.
Loos and disabled access >

HERITAGE AND ARCHITECTURE

Here, you will find information on:

UNESCO and the Nomination File | Potted history of Saltaire | Building Plan | Almshouses | Boathouse | Congregational Church | Demolished buildings | Dining Room | Hospital | Housing | Institute | New Mill | Railway station | Roberts Park | SaltsMill | School | Stables and carriage houses | After Titus

Saltaire history, heritage and architecture >

CYCLING ALONG THE CANAL TOWPATH

The Leeds to Liverpool canal passes through Saltaire and the canal path is a lovely place to walk and cycle. There are codes of conduct to using the canal path, and safety advice.
More >

PLACES TO STAY - HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION

Find out more about what accommodation is available. More >

This information is provided on trust. If you have local holiday accommodation to let, please email the webmaster.

PLACES TO EAT

There are plenty of places to eat in Saltaire. More >

This information is provided on trust.
If you have a business and would like it included on this website, please contact the webmaster.

ROBERTS PARK & THE FRIENDS OF ROBERTS PARK (FORP)

Local people who volunteer and safeguard the welfare of Roberts Park.
More >

SALTAIRE PEOPLE

If you live in Saltaire or have a current or past connection with Saltaire, we would love to hear about you. More >

SALTAIRE WRITERS AND ARTISTS

NEW! This is a new zone to the website. Saltaire has a profusion of talented writers and artists. We will attempt to collate information on these creative individuals.

Saltaire Writers and Artists >

If you wish to be included, please contact the editor.
Email: editor@saltairevillage.info

TREASURE HUNT ANSWERS

Eddie Lawler's Saltaire Treasure Hunt is on sale at the Visitor Information Centre, Victoria Road, Saltaire. The answers can be found here (but don't cheat!) More >

LINKS

Here are some links you may like. More >

CONTACT INFO

Useful contact info and how to get in touch with us >

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Virtual Exploration of Saltaire

If you can't get here in person, you can be a virtual explorer of Saltaire with Google's new World Wonders Project. Explore!

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