Attractions in Yorkshire and the Humber
Boothtown Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 6HG
Mansion house of a 19th Century mill owner, now housing a fine museum of costume, textiles, fine art and contemporary craft displays. The museum also includes the Duke of Wellingtons Regimental Gallery. Tea/Coffee facilities and free
STANDEDGE TUNNEL & VISITOR CENTRE
Tunnel End, Waters Road, Marsden, HD7 6NQ
Standedge Tunnel is the longest, highest and deepest canal tunnel in Britain, stretching for 3.25 miles through the Pennine countryside from Marsden to Diggle. Standedge runs 30-minute guided tunnel trips where visitors can learn about how the tun...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Oxford Road, Gomersal, Cleckheaton, BD19 4JP
Delightful 1830s cloth merchant's home with fascinating Bronte connections. Charlotte Bronte visited often and featured Red House in her novel "Shirley". Includes period rooms, enchanting recreated gardens and exhibitions in restored outbuildings...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Nunnington, York, YO62 5UY
The sheltered walled garden on the bank of the River Rye with its delightful mixed borders, orchards of traditional fruit varieties and spring-flowering meadows, complements this mellow 17th-century manor house. From the magnificent oak-panell...
Theatres, Cinemas & Concert Venues
Kirkgate, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9DZ
A 150 year old, Grade 2 listed building with many unique heritage features remaining. A professional theatre venue staging drama, music and dance touring the north of England. The perfect venue for meetings and conferences.
Whitby, N Yorks, YO22 4JT
Founded by St Hilda in 657, this holy site was the burial place of kings. The present Gothic ruins date from the 13th century. Gift shop.
HUDDERSFIELD ART GALLERY
Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 2SU
The collection at Huddersfield Art Gallery contains some of the best British art of the twentieth century, including paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture. The gallery also features a dynamic exhibition programme with contemporary work from a ...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
TROPICAL BUTTERFLY HOUSE, WILDLIFE & FALCONRY CENTRE
Woodsetts Road, North Anston, Near Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S25 4EQ
Encounter the exotic and experience a wild family day out! Get close to free-flying butterflies and birds, as well as friendly, free-roaming farm animals. Meet the residents of Meerkat Mansion and Prairie Dog Camp, along with snakes, birds of prey...
Historic Temples & Gardens
RIEVAULX TERRACE & TEMPLES
Rievaulx, Helmsley, York YO62 5LJ
Discover one of Ryedale's true gems - the 18th-century landscape of Rievaulx Terrace. Stroll through woods, then out on to the terrace, with its stunning views down over the Cistercian ruin of Rievaulx Abbey. In spring the bank between the temp...
Museum Gardens, York, YO1 7FR
Discover over 1,000 years of Yorkshire heritage at the Yorkshire Museum. Take a journey through time and discover the Roman, Anglo-Saxon, Viking and Medieval treasure of York and Yorkshire. Don't miss our exciting touring exhibitions throughout th...