Attractions in Yorkshire and the Humber
Zoos & Wildlife Centres
Off Smithies Lane, Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, WF16 0PL
Situated in 20 acres of picturesque countryside where you can relax in the farm surroundings. Stroll through our gardens come see the animals including primates, reptiles, and birds. Ride on the ponies, or watch the hive of activities in the ai...
Stately Homes & Gardens
LAND FARM GARDEN & ART GALLERY
Colden, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, HX7 7PJ
Gardens are at 1,000ft on a north-facing slope, approximately 6 acres subdivided into alpine, herbaceous borders, formal and woodland gardens. There is an indoor gallery. Around the garden, various sculptures can be found.
Wilton Park, Batley, WF17 0AS
A Victorian former mill owner's house set in 36 aces of parkland and ancient woodland, and host to a wide range of unusual and exciting collections from around the globe. Once the home of George Sheard from 1875-1902, this Gothic house became a mu...
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 Home & Gardens
BURTON AGNES HALL & GARDENS
Off A614, Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25 4NB
Built in 1598 Burton Agnes Hall is a magnificent example of Elizabethan architecture filled with treasures collected over four centuries. Lawns and topiary bushes surround the Hall and an award-winning garden contains a maze, potager, giant gam...
Landmark & Historic Monument
CASTLE HILL AND VICTORIA TOWER
C/O Tolson Museum, Ravensknowle Park, Wakefield Road, Huddersfield, HD5 8DJ
Standing over 900 feet above sea level Castle Hill dominates the local landscape, providing spectacular, often windswept views. The history of human activity on the hill goes back over 4000 years. The site was developed as an iron age hill f...
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
Helmsley, N Yorks, YO62&5LB
In a deeply wooded valley by the River Rye you can see some of the most impressive 12th century monastic ruins in England. Audio tour. Gift shop. Educational trips in line with National Curriculum.
Tourist Attraction,Museums & Galleries,Castles & Historic Monuments
Battery Road, Paull, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU12 8FP
Delve into 500-years of history within the walls of this superb Napoleonic fortress set in 10-acres with spectacular views over the Humber Estuary. It's the only napoleonic fort in Yorkshire! Wax work figures in underground labyrinths, Humberside ...
Tourist Attraction / Tearooms
ABBEY STORE AND TEA ROOMS
Rosedale Abbey, Nr Pickering, N Yorks, YO18 8SA
A warm welcome awaits you at Abbey Tearooms, recently refurbished, a family-run establishment noted for its teatime treats and light lunches. Newly OPENED by the side of the babbling brook a beautiful Tea Garden. Enjoy the scenery and partic...