Bradford is a city steeped in heritage and brimming with culture, with one of the youngest populations of any city in Europe.

St Georges Hall, Bradford

A city made famous by the wool trade, Bradford now leads the way as a UNESCO City of Film. The city centre is home to a wonderful concentration of heritage buildings, the stunning City Park water feature and some superb museums, including the National Science and Media Museum.

With a compact and easy to explore city centre, it is perfect for anyone looking for a mixture of heritage, culture and character. The city has a thriving cultural scene with venues such as Kala Sangam, Bradford Playhouse, The Alhambra Theatre and St George’s Hall offering a fantastic programme of live events. 

UNESCO World Heritage Site of SALTAIRE - Visit Bradford

The surrounding district encompasses Saltaire a UNESCO world heritage site with a vibrant arts scene; the elegant town of Ilkley, surrounded by beautiful countryside and the historic village of Haworth, location of the Brontë Parsonage, former home of the literary sisters.

Visit Bradford and enjoy the perfect combination of incredible architecture, stunning scenery, magical museums, art and culture.