Attractions in North Yorkshire
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...
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.
Stately Homes & Gardens
NEWBY HALL & GARDENS
Ripon, North Yorkshire, GH4 5AE
Gates open at 11am, last admission 5pm. Garden cleared 5.30pm.
One of Britain's finest Adam houses, with Chippendale furniture, Gobelins tapestries and classical statuary, the Compton 's have resided in Newby Hall since 1748!. Set in 25-acres of stunning, award winning gardens including one of Europe's lar...
Museums & Galleries
Off A64 Malton, North Yorks, YO17 6RT
A unique Museum that will transport you back in time to wartime Britain. You will experience the sights, sounds, even the smells of those dangerous years. This is no ordinary Museum... reconstructed scenes using movement, lighting, sound, smells e...
SOPHIE HAMILTON - Potter
The Pottery, High Marishes, Malton, N Yorks, YO17 6UQ
Sophie Hamilton makes a range of functional, decorative, high-fired stoneware pots which are all hand-decorated with rich-coloured glazes and patterns. The range includes mugs, jugs, bowls, plates, vases, and plant pot holders. The p
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...
Castle Road, Scarborough, N Yorks, YO11 1HY
From the ruins of this enormous 12th century castle there are spectacular coastal views. Free audio tour. Gift shop selling Scarborough Castle souvenirs and English Heritage products.
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.
Theatre & Concert Venue
GRAND OPERA HOUSE YORK
Cumberland Street, York, YO1 9SW
Welcome to the historic Grand Opera House York, the home of a variety in the region. From West End musicals and drama to stand up comedy, live bands and family shows, we present an irresistible mix of live entertainment for all tastes. This ...
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.