Places to visit in Yorkshire
Wentworth Castle Trust
Address: Wentworth Castle and Stainborough Park Heritage Trust, Wentworth Castle, Lowe Lane, Stainborough, Barnsley S75 3ET
Telephone 01226 776040
Address: Bolton Abbey, Skipton
North Yorkshire BD23 6EX
Telephone 01756 718009 (Monday to Friday)
Telephone 01756 710663 (Weekends)
RHS Garden Harlow Carr
Address: Crag Lane, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 1QB
Tel: 01423 565418
Address: W R Outhwaite & Son, Ropemakers, Town Foot, Hawes, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire, DL8 3NT
Tel: 01969 667487
Opening Times: 9.00am - 5.30pm Monday - Friday all year (except Christmas). Saturdays from 10.00am, July to October inclusive.
Closed Sundays - Wheelchair walkway (Monday - Friday only)
Admission is FREE
Standedge Visitor Centre
Huddersfield, highest, longest, deepest canal tunnel in Britain
Tel: 0113 281 6860
Opening Times 2007
Sunday 1st April – Friday, 2nd November inclusive 10.00am-5.30pm Tuesdays-Sundays (closed Mondays except Bank Holidays).
Guided boat trips into the tunnel on a glass roofed boat last approximately 30 minutes and run at 10.15 am*, 11.00am*, 11.45 am, 1.00pm, 1.45pm, 2.30pm, 3.15pm and 4.00pm
Admission to Standedge Visitor Centre is FREE
Adults £4.00 Concessions £3.50
Child (5-15) £3.00 Under 5s FREE
Family Ticket £12.00 (2 adults, 2 children)
Hiker Ticket £8.00 (one way through trip)
Address: Dinostar, 28-29 Humber Street, Hull, HU1 1TH
Telephone: (01482) 320424
Open Wednesday to Sunday plus school holidays, 11am to 5pm.
* Please note that during term time Dinostar is sometimes closed on weekdays due to Dinosaur Workshops in schools.
Address: The Deep, Hull, HU1 4DP
The Deep is open daily between 10am and 6pm. (last admission 5pm)
Adult (16+) - £8.50
Children - £6.50
Under 3's - Free
Student - £7.00
Senior - £7.00
Family of 5 - £32
Ingleton Waterfalls Walk
Address: Ingleton Scenery Company, c/o David Hill, The New Ship, Mill Bridge, Skipton BD23 1NJ
Telephone: 01756 795621 (+44 1756 795621 )
Waterfalls Trail Entrance: 015242 41930 (+44 15242 41930 )
White Scar Caves
This subterranean landscape, beautifully lit, with streams and waterfalls, exotic cave formations, and a huge ice-age cavern adorned with thousands of stalactites.
Address: White Scar Cave, Ingleton, North Yorkshire, LA6 3AW
Telephone: 01524 241244
Black Sheep Brewery
On this site you can learn how the Black Sheep Brewery was established in the early 90's, find out about our range of traditional ales, discover how they are brewed and where to drink them.
Address: The Black Sheep Brewery, Wellgarth, Masham, Ripon, HG4 4EN
Telephone: 01765 680101
Visit Masham to witness the creation of Ales first hand – to experience the flavours and aromas of malted barley, hops and yeast for yourself.
Address: T&R Theakston Ltd, The Brewery, Masham, Ripon, HG4 4YD
Telephone: 01765 680 000
The Forbidden Corner
The Forbidden Corner is a great place for a family visit. It is of interest to children and all age groups. Voted the best childrens' attraction in Yorkshire.
Address: The Forbidden Corner, The Tupgill Park Estate, Coverham, Middleham, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4TJ
Telephone: 01969 640638
Opening Times: Open every day from 1 April to 31 October 2006, and then Sundays until Christmas.
Monday to Saturday 12 noon - 6pm
Sundays & Bank Holidays 10am - 6pm (or dusk if earlier)
Address: How Stean Gorge, Stean, Lofthouse, Harrogate, HG3 5SF
Telephone: 01423 755666
Opening hours: 10:00am - 6.00pm (last orders for food 5:00pm).
Easter Holidays - September 30th: 7 Days a week.
October - Easter Holidays: Closed Monday and Tuesday.
During January: Open only at Weekends.
Stump Cross Caverns
Stump Cross Caverns offer a range of facilities for a great family day out, including a gift shop and tea room as well as the caves themselves. There is also a twenty minute film presentation informing visitors of the history and development of the caverns within the local area.
Address: Stump Cross Caverns, Greenhow Hill, Pateley Bridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 5JL
Telephone: 01756 752780
The caves are open every day from 10am - 6pm (last admission into the caves is 4.45pm), from 1st March to 1st December.
In the Winter months (December to February), viewing is at weekends only and also during the school holidays at Christmas and February half term.
Address: Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal, Estate Office – Ripon, HG4 3DY
Telephone: +44 (0) 1765 608888
Fountains Abbey, Hall and Water Garden
November - February 10am - 4pm*
March - October 10am - 5pm
Fountains Abbey Mill
January - February 10.30am - 3.30pm *
March - October 10.00am - 5.00pm
November - December 10.30am - 3.30pm *
Open Daily during daylight hours, Car Park £3 (free to National Trust members)
St Mary's Church
Open 12 - 4pm
Lightwater Valley - Theme Park
Address: Lightwater Valley, North Stainley, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 3HT
Telephone: 0870 458 0040
1853 Gallery is on the ground floor and has a wide selection of David Hockney's art ranging from early drawings to recent oil paintings. At the end of this gallery there is an exhibition showing the History of Saltaire.
Open 7 days a week all year long, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
Monday to Friday 10am to 5.30pm.
Saturday & Sunday 10am to 6.00pm
Address: Salts Mill, Shipley, Saltaire, West Yorkshire, BD18 3LA
Telephone: 01274 531163
Parcevall Hall Gardens
The sixteen acres of formal and woodland gardens lie on a steep hillside and are the only RHS and English Heritage registered gardens open to the public in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Address: Parcevall Hall Garden, Skyreholme, Skipton, BD23 6DE
Telephone: 01756 720311
Pennine Boat Trips
On a Pennine Boat Trip you can enjoy the scenery as you travel slowly through the Pennines and Yorkshire Dales.
Address: Pennine Boat Trips of Skipton, Wharf Office, Waterside Court, Coach Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1LH
Telephone: 01756 790829
Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Within 500 acres of 18th century parkland, it is an international centre for modern and contemporary art.
FREE ADMISSION to YSP, grounds and all gallery exhibitions.
The only charge is a £4 per day car parking fee.
Blue badge holders park free of charge.
Address: Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4 4LG
Telephone: 01924 832631
Within the Yorkshire Dales National Park, the Nichols family has been making Moorside Cats since 1982, in this tranquil, picturesque place with its magnificent village Green and its hidden waterfall.
Address: Moorside Design, West Burton, Leyburn, DL8 4JW
Telephone: +44 1969 663273
Jorvik Viking Centre
Welcoming 14 million visitors over the past 21 years, visitors can journey through the reconstruction of Viking-Age streets, as they would have been in the year AD975.
Address: Jorvik Viking Centre, Coppergate, York, YO1 9WT
Telephone: 01904 543400
YorkBoat is one of the largest fleet of modern sightseeing, restaurant and party boats outside London. Every YorkBoat has modern toilets, heated lounges with large windows for maximum viewing and comfort, tea/coffee and bar facilities and open sun-decks.
Address: The Boatyard, Lendal Bridge, York, YO1 7DP
Telephone: 01904 628324
Flamingo Land is the UK’s only Theme Park, Zoo and Holiday Village , all set in over 375 acres of North Yorkshire parkland. With so much to see and do, visit us for the day and you’ll go home wishing you’d stayed longer !!!
Address: Flamingo Land, Kirby Misperton, Malton, Y017 6UX
Telephone: 0870 7528000