Museums in Yorkshire and the Humber
RICHARD III MUSEUM
Monk Bar, York, YO1 7LQ
Perhaps one of York's best kept secrets is this fascinating Museum situated in York's tallest and most impressive Medieval Gatehouse - Monk Bar. It is said King Richard added its top storey himself in 1484. Whilst in historic York visit this delig...
Museums & Galleries
Burns Farm, 11-17 Newbegin, Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU18 1AB
An award winning museum of North Holderness village life, from the pre-industrial age of the early 1700's through to post second World War Britain. Located within an historic cottage, home to the Burns family for almost 300 years! Hornsea Museu
Museums & Galleries
St. Augustine's Gate, Hedon, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU12 8EX
Hedon and Holderness memorabilia held within a main exhibition room, plus an upstairs gallery with paintings available for purchase.
NATIONAL RAILWAY MUSEUM
Leeman Road, York, YO26 4XJ
Get up close to over 300 years of fascinating history in York’s only National Museum. Explore our giant halls full of trains and railway legends including the majestic Duchess of Hamilton and a replica of Stephenson’s groundbreaking Rocket or marv...
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...
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 ...
Ravensknowle Park, Wakefield Road, Huddersfield, HD5 8DJ
Tolson Museum is housed in a Victorian mansion house with collections including: local history, Roman, archaeological, textile, bird, insect, plant, scientific, transport, toys and dolls. Vibrant community exhibition programme. Almost every layer ...
YORK CASTLE MUSEUM
The Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY
York Castle Museum is world-famous for its fascinating exhibits that bring memories to life. Walk through Victorian streets and shops of old York, experience the everyday life of the past 300 years and venture into Dick Turpin's cell.
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...
BATLEY ART GALLERY
Batley Library, Market Place, Batley, West Yorkshire, WF17 5DA
Special exhibitions throughout the year, featuring contemporary art, craft and photography. The gallery hosts a changing display of artwork by local art groups and individual artists. The gallery's programme offers a range of work and wide varie...