Sights & Attractions in Yorkshire

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Name Category Location
 
The Calls
East of Granary Wharf, the Calls has converted some of the old...
Neighborhoods / Streets Leeds
 
Castle Museum
In an 18th-century building whose elegance belies its former...
Museums / Galleries York
 
City walls
York's almost 3 miles of ancient stone walls are among the best...
Architectural Sites York
 
Clifford's Tower
This rather battered-looking keep at the top of a steep mound...
Architectural Sites York
 
Dig
This venture from the people behind the Jorvik Viking Centre...
Museums / Galleries York
 
Fairfax House
This 1762 Georgian town house is a museum of decorative arts...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions York
 
Granary Wharf
Once at the heart of Leeds's decaying industrial zone, this regenerated...
Neighborhoods / Streets Leeds
 
Harewood House
The home of the earl of Harewood, a cousin of the Queen, Harewood...
Houses / Mansions Leeds
 
Jorvik Viking Centre
This kid-focused exhibition re-creates a 10th-century Viking...
Museums / Galleries York
 
Leeds Art Gallery
Next door to the Victorian Town Hall, Yorkshire's most impressive...
Museums / Galleries Leeds
 
Magna
A 45-minute drive south from Leeds to Rotherham brings Yorkshire's...
Industrial Sites Leeds
 
Merchant Adventurers' Hall
Built between 1357 and 1361 by a wealthy medieval guild, this...
Government Buildings York
 
National Railway Museum
A must for train-lovers, Britain's biggest railway museum houses...
Museums / Galleries York
 
Royal Armouries
Much of the legendary arms and armor originally collected in...
Museums / Galleries Leeds
 
The Shambles
York's best-preserved medieval street has shops and residences...
Neighborhoods / Streets York
 
Stonegate
This narrow, pedestrian-only street lined with Tudor and 18th-century...
Neighborhoods / Streets York
 
Temple Newsam
One of Britain's great country houses, this huge Elizabethan...
Houses / Mansions Leeds
 
Thackray Medical Museum
Even the squeamish won't balk at the exhibits in this museum...
Museums / Galleries Leeds
 
Treasurer's House
Surprises await inside this large 17th-century house, the home...
Houses / Mansions York
 
Yorkshire Museum
The natural and archaeological history of the county, including...
Museums / Galleries York
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