For an insightful and refined day out this Mother’s Day, why not make a trip to the Bronte Parsonage Museum for their ‘Shall Earth No More Inspire Thee’ exhibition. This stimulating exhibit consists of a song cycle of ten poems offering audiences the opportunity to follow in Emily’s footsteps up to Penistone Hill, lasting 40 minutes. For more of a contemporary day out (but still just as fascinating) why not head over to Eureka! The National Children’s Museum for their Patternarium exhibition. Explore how digital technology and mechanical machines interact to make mind-blowing patterns in this, it’s a great bonding experience for the family and will definitely brighten up your March.
Jump back in time this mother’s day with Royal Armouries’ Medieval Easter, opening on 30th March – 14th April. Explore the sport, pageantry and conflict of the late Middle Ages, including falconry and how-to-be a knight workshops all for FREE! Or maybe you’d like to tell your mum that life is plain sailing with her by your side and take her on a Mother’s Day river cruise down York’s historic Ouse with City Cruises York. With the choice of a delicious two course lunch cruise or a delightful afternoon tea cruise, you can treat your mum no matter what time of day.
Make your mum a gift this Mother’s day that she will cherish forever… and have a fab fun day at the same time! At William’s Den on 31st March, pop into the tipi to decorate a pot or mug for your mum while she relaxes at The Kitchen table and indulges in their special Mother’s Day menu, PLUS Mum’s go free! For more indulgences this Mother’s Day head over to Harewood House for their Mother’s Day weekend! As well as a divine selection of cakes and sandwiches in their Afternoon Tea display, you can also join in with the Maker’s Market coming to Harewood that weekend, plus a whole host of exhibitions and workshops.
Maybe your mum would love a fizzy treat this Mother’s Day, take her to Xscape Yorkshire’s Bella Italia for a free glass of fizz for mums! Any of Yorkshire’s magnificent attractions could make the perfect outing this Mother’s day, whether it’s marveling at the beautiful creatures at one of our animal attractions, making a splash at The Deep or getting arty at The Hepworth Wakefield, there’s plenty to get involved in.