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We’ve got wonderful news! All of our Yorkshire Attractions are now OPEN. Find out everything you need to know to plan your next adventure today. We’ve also included all the bits and bobs you need to know about how they’re keeping everyone safe at the moment.

Get to know the inspirational Brontë sisters and explore their childhood home on a visit to Brontë Parsonage Museum!

Purchase your tickets to visit the museum here.

The Brontë Society is a registered charity and while they are generously supported by Arts Council England, they rely heavily on income from museum visitors and events.  We realise they are not alone in worrying about the impact of having been closed for such a long time, but if you feel able to make a donation, no matter how small, to help them through this financially-difficult time, thewould be very grateful. You can visit their Just Giving appeal page here.

They’re keeping you safe: 

The museum is working in accordance with Covid 19 guidelines, including upgraded booking systems and the installation of protective screens.

Visit the award-winning Cannon Hall Farm!

Nestled into the beautiful Pennie Foothills, Cannon Hall farm has a wide range of animals and activities to keep you entertained.  Visit the highland cows or see the rare breeds barn which is home to llamas and alpacas.

Book tickets here.

To keep you safe they’ve put in place these measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Additional hand washing facilities
  • Face coverings must be worn in indoor spaces
  • New signage to remind visitors of social distancing guidelines
  • Contactless payments encouraged

 

Cruise along the Ouse with City Cruises York!

Sit back and enjoy the scenery on a daytime or evening sightseeing. Your little ones can learn about the fascinating and colourful history of York or play Vikings for the day as they help to navigate a self-drive red boat!

Book your boat trip here! And save 10% when booking online with their current offer.

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Good to Go accreditation
  • Advanced booking required
  • Social distancing measures on the pier
  • Reduced capacity on all boat trips
  • Hygiene screens at all refreshment stalls
  • Additional hand washing facilities
  • Contactless payments encouraged

Dive into The Deep  and embark on a fin-tastic underwater adventure!

With over 5000 animals, including spectacular sharks, tropical fish, Loggerhead sea turtles and a colony of Gentoo penguins, there’s something for everyone.

Book tickets here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitising stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Face coverings required
Diggerland, Yorkshire

A day at Diggerland is buckets of fun for everyone!

Diggerland has 20 rides and drives to help fulfil your digger driving dreams. There are also play areas, sandpits and coin operated rides for younger builders to enjoy!

Book tickets here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Social distancing signage and advice
  • Face coverings to be worn indoors and on designated rides
  • Contactless payment encouraged
  • Temperature check upon arrival

Step inside the human body or experience how sound is created at Eureka!

Explore six unique zones, each filled with hundreds of interactive, hands-on exhibits designed to engage young minds in the world around them.

Book tickets here!

To keep you safe they’ve put in place these measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Increased cleaning protocols including fogging disinfectant
  • NHS Track and Trace
  • Increased hand washing facilities
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Face coverings must be worn by adults

Head to Flamingo Land for a fun-packed family adventure that has something for everyone! This combined theme park, zoo and holiday resort will keep the kids happy whether you’re visiting for the day or for a week!

Their safety measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Social distancing markings
  • Increased hand washing facilities
  • Contactless payment encouraged
  • Reduced indoor facilities
Little boy points at a picture in the State Bedroom at Harewood House

Where will you find a historic house, gorgeous grounds, feathered friends AND an adventure play area? Harewood House of course!

Run, jump, play an explore with over 100 acres of garden for you to enjoy!

Book your day out here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • One-way flows
  • Additional hand washing facilities
  • Pre booked tickets only
  • Small indoor spaces remain closed
Viking Re-enactors at Jorvik Viking Centre

Time travel back to the Viking Age with a visit to the Jorvik Viking Centre!

State-of-the-art galleries showcasing 1000-year-old artefacts and cutting-edge technology combine to bring you the ultimate Viking history lesson at the Jorvik Viking Centre.

Book tickets here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Good to Go accreditation
  • Advanced booking required
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitizing stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training

 

Wet n Wild River Rapids ride at Lightwater Valley

Lightwater Valley in Ripon, North Yorkshire, is bursting with fun and adventures for the family to enjoy!

They’re open every weekend, and every day during the half term holiday.

Book your adventure here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitising stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Enhanced cleaning protocols
Magna

You’ll be in your ELEMENT at Magna Science centre with their Air, Earth, Fire and Water themed exhibits!

Daily highlights include the Sci-Teck outdoor playground, The Big Melt Show which re-creates the story of the steelworks and over 100 hands-on exhibits!

Plan your October half term adventure now!

They’re keeping you safe:

  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitizing stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Contactless payments only

Pay a visit to The National Coal Mining Museum!

Explore Caphouse, a modern colliery which witnessed more than two hundred years of coal production, hear stories directly from former miners or take a trip to the stables to see the pit ponies!

Visit now to see their Drawn from the Pits or Women in the Miners’ Strike Exhibitions!

Book tickets here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitising stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Face coverings required indoors

Visit the home of the ultimate collection of PPE and find out how people have protected themselves for thousands of years.

Pre-book your tickets here.

Their safety measures include:

  • Asking visitors to book free, timed tickets in advance to manage capacity and visitor flow
  • Asking visitors to follow a one-way route through parts of the museum
  • Installing hygiene screens at all main reception points, ticket desks, information points and shop/café counters.
  • Offering hand-sanitiser stations throughout the museum, including at key points such as entrances, exits and high touch areas
  • Asking visitors to make contactless payments where possible
  • Additional signage
  • Additional and enhanced cleaning regimes

Spread your wings at the Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife and Falconry Centre!

Explore the indoor rain forest, discover the primates of Lemur heights or meet the inquisitive residents of Otter Springs! Facilities include a Picnic Room, Jungle Gift Shop and a modern Butterfly Café, serving freshly prepared hot and cold food and homemade cakes and deluxe Afternoon Tea.

Book tickets here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitizing stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Face coverings required Indoors

Calling all intrepid explorers! Head to Tropical World for an unforgettable journey through rainforest, mangroves and desert, meeting LOTS of animals on the way.

Book tickets here!

They’ve put in place these safety measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Additional hand washing facilities
  • New signage to remind visitors of social distancing guidelines
  • Contactless payments encouraged

Play, Eat, Explore at  William’s Den!

Their much-loved Outdoor Play Area and Woodland Walk are now open, and you can grab a bite to eat at The Kitchen Table!

Book tickets here!

Their safety measures:

  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitising stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Screens at till points
  • Card payments ONLY
  • Even more regular cleaning
boy and girl bowling at exscape

Fancy choosing between a whole range of thrill-seeking activities? Head to Xscape for an action-packed day out!

From urban climbing, laser tag and adventure golf to skiing, sledging and riding the skycoaster, Xscape is bursting with all your favourite pastimes as well as something a little more adventurous. Guaranteed non-stop fun for everyone.

Book tickets here!

They’re keeping you safe:

  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitizing stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • One-way system in place

Revealing the deliciously rich story of Chocolate in the heart of York.

Highlights include three floors of interactive exploration, the opportunity to learn the art of chocolate making and a chocolate shop where you can indulge to your hearts content.

Book tickets here!

They’re keeping their visitors safe:

  • Good to Go Accreditation
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitizing stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Face coverings required indoors where possible
Yorkshire Wildlife Park - Expansion

Take a walk on the wild side at the Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

Explore this breathtaking walk through wildlife adventure, where you can see over 400 animals for 70 different species including Amur Leopards and Tigers, Painted Hunting Dogs, Black Rhinos, and the country’s only Polar bears.

Book tickets here!

They’ve put in place lots of safety measures:

  • Advanced booking required
  • Reduced visitor numbers
  • Hand Sanitizing stations throughout
  • Signage and Floor markings
  • Increased Staff training
  • Face coverings required when indoors

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