About Greenfield Valley

Welcome to North Wales best representation of the Industrial Revolution. We have brought the past back to the future and present the old world for you to experience. We are the most comprehensive museum devoted to the Industrial Revolution in North Wales. We tell stories of factory work men, women and children who gave their lives to make way for our modern way of life.

The Museum depicts powerful history through the ages about the local farming and milling communities dating as far back as Victorian and Tudor times. We focus on cotton, copper and brass trading industries and what it was like to work in these poor conditions.

The Park is not just a museum but an events stage too as weekly we have Children's activities to attend, mainly through the school holidays and always at weekends. You can find out below 'what’s on' by scrolling down the page.

The park is a great place for children to spend the whole day. They are guaranteed to have a blast, with so many things to do and see such as the Toddler Tractor Heaven, the Indoor Soft Play Area, our Mega Tower Maze, the big Adventure Tree House, swings, the Water Power and not forgetting our newest attraction the Tunnel Maze, we do hope you can join us soon.

Greenfield Valley Map

Opening Times:

Open Every Weekend 10:00am – 4:30pm


Daily Adult: £6.70
Child: £3.90
Concession: £5.50
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £18.90

Daily with gift aid Adult: £7.20
Child: £4.30
Concession: £6.10
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £20.00

Neither Flintshire County Council nor Greenfield Valley Trust accept responsibility for damage or injury which may occur as a result of the public attending the Museum. Anyone attending events does so at their own risk.
All the activities within the Park are subject to alteration and change at the discretion of Greenfield Valley Trust and Flintshire County Council.

Season Pass and Concessions:

Season pass March 2017 until March 2018 Season pass – requires named adult(s) Adult : £18.50
Concession: £17.20 (with 3 children, 5 and under)
Mini (1 adult, 2 children, 3 under 5) £32.90
Family: (2 adults, 4 children, 3 children under 5) £45.00

Please ring to check prices for group bookings

School visits can be booked through ringing 01352 714172 or emailing volunteerco-ord@greenfieldvalley.com

“Brilliant day out with grandchildren" My grandchildren aged 4 & 7 loved this place as there was plenty to do. There favourite things were the maze, treehouse play area, the museums and seeing the animals. The staff are all very friendly, knowledgable and helpful. My husband and I are looking forward to visiting without the grandkids as there seems to be some very nice walks which we didn't manage to do as we couldn't get away from the play areas!!!!
Diane D
Trip Advisor

What can you do at Greenfield Valley?

We are constantly adding new things to see and kids activities, so keep an eye out for those

Industrail Revolution History

Industrail Revolution History

Have you ever wondered who made these machines? Or perhaps how did they make them? At the museum you can find out where they came from and what where they used for!

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The Abbey

The Abbey

All that is left now are ruins, but Basingwerk Abbey has fantastic historical importance for the area but also for Wales as a whole! Visit us and find out more!

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Workers Cottages

Workers Cottages

Families who worked and lived at Greenfield Valley had their cottages restored so that we can see what they looked like back in those days. It is fantastic to see the difference in living standards then and now.

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Valley Museum

Valley Museum

We have a large collection of family records of those who lived at Greenfields throughout the years. Who know your ancestor may have lived and worked here! Come find out.

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Nature Walks

Nature Walks

Greenfield Valley is surrounded by beautiful woodland which allows for spectacular nature walks around the site. Have you ever seen signets up close?

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Daily Events

Daily Events

During the schools holidays we have daily events to keep the little explorers minds occupied. When they're back in school we have weekend events to keep them going!

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Get your 2017 Season Pass today at Reception. Includes free entry to all events!

There are many reasons to sign up for a Season Pass

Should you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us!

November Events

Wednesday 1st, 1pm to 3pm, Drop in: Autumn & Winter Fashion Illustration

Design your own seasonal themed fashion illustrations using mixed media.

Thursday 2nd, 1.30pm to 3.00pm, Drop in: Bobbing Bats

Make your own bobbing bat inspired by these dark nights.

Saturday 4th, 10am to 3pm, Drop in: World War 1 Day

Step back in time to Britain during WW1. Meet the Cheshire Pals and learn what life was like during WW1. Have a closer look at what they wore, what they ate and the weapons they used. Find out more about what happened to Greenfield Valley men and women.

Sunday 5th, 1.00pm to 3.00pm, Drop in: Guy Fawkes Shadow Puppet Workshop

Create your very own puppet characters inspired by Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night.

Saturday 11th, 1.00pm to 3.00pm, Drop in: Winter Collage 

Make your own Winter themed artwork.

Saturday 18th, 1.00pm  to 3.00pm, Drop in: Weird and Wonderful Creatures 

The North Wales Raptor and Reptile Sanctuary will be here with creatures they have rescued.  Come and discover what they have brought with them.

Sunday 26th, 1.00pm to 3.00pm, Drop in: Christmas Decorations

Make your own Christmas Decorations ready for putting on the tree.

December Events

Sunday 3rd,  1.00pm – 3.00pm, Drop in:  Weird and Wonderful Creatures

North Wales Raptor and Reptile Sanctuary will be here with creatures they have recused.

Saturday 9th 1.00pm to 1.50pm, Drop in: Shadow Puppet Show- Puppet Parade

Come and watch Stephen John’s Positively Potty Puppets Parade, a lively show with a mixture of puppets, magic and balloon making.

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th, 10.00am to 3.00pm, Book in advance: Victorian Christmas

Meet Santa in our Christmas decorated farmhouse, make your own Christmas Decoration and receive a gift from Santa (to book call 01352 714172 from Saturday 11th Dec). £3.50 for Children and £1 for adults, payment is taken in advance.

Did you know that you can be a volunteer with us?

Contact us:

01352 714172

Find us:

Greenfield Valley Museum Heritage Park, Greenfield Road, Greenfield, Holywell, CH8 7GH