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Hepworth Wakefield

'It's the museum everyone would dream of having on their doorstep.’ - Stephen Deuchar, Director, Art Fund

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Alina Szapocznikow: Human Landscapes

21 Oct 2017 - 28 Jan 2018

The first UK retrospective of the much-overlooked Polish artist Alina Szapocznikow (1926 – 1973).

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Autumn Half Term

21 Oct - 28 Oct 2017

This half term there'll be spooky fun, workshops and pop-up art activities for all the family.

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Explore and Draw totes

Every Saturday, plus Mondays and Fridays in the Wakefield school holidays, 10am - 5pm

Borrow an Explore & Draw bag to discover the artworks in the gallery with your family. For families with children aged 2-12. FREE

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Art Pods

Every Sat, Mon & Fri in the Wakefield school holidays, 11am - 4pm

Drop-in to our Art Pods in the galleries and make something inspired by the artwork around you, FREE

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Masterpieces by Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore

On permanent display

We present two exhibitions of work from our collection, examining two giants of British art and their deep connection with Yorkshire: Barbara Hepworth (born in Wakefield in 1903) and Henry Moore (born in Castleford in 1898)

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