National Coal Mining Museum for England             Overton, Wakefield             www.ncm.org.uk
A unique collection of buildings, displays and activities reveal the hidden world of mining through the centuries; learn about mining methods and machinery, the miners and their families.
Put on your hard hat and battery lamp and descend 140m underground to learn how coal was mined and moved to the surface.  Our new galleries show how miners lived, worked and relaxed.  Ride on the 'locomotive', explore the Nature Trail and meet the retired pit ponies.
Directions:  On the A642 halfway between Huddersfield and Wakefield.

Bradford Industrial Museum and Home of the Working HorseBradfordMuseum
Original Victorian worsted spinning mill built in 1875, now used to recreate life in Bradford at the turn of the 19th century with Mill stable block.

East Riddlesden HallBradford Royal, KeighleyHouse and Garden
Every time that you stand in the gardens of East Riddlesden you will experience something new. The pink cherry trees, clematis, borders, daffodils and soothing lavender beds all create a sense of tranquillity far removed from the bustle of modern life. This peace is very different from the Hall's tumultuous past, which includes tales of ghosts and dastardly deeds. Going into the Hall feels like walking through someone's home; it has a cosy lived-in feel, and creates a relaxing atmosphere where visitors can feel at ease examining the exquisite embroideries and blackwork, oak furniture and pewter.

Hardcastle Crags and Gibson MillHebden BridgeIndustrial Heritage
Explore this beautiful wooded valley with deep ravines, tumbling streams and woodland rich in wild-life. Gibson Mill, former cotton mill, is at heart of property.

Nostell PrioryNostell, Nr WakefieldHistoric House
Built on the site of a medieval priory, Nostell has been the home of the Winn family for 300 years. Commissioned by Sir Rowland Winn in 1733, James Paine built the house. Later additions by Robert Adam created exceptional interiors. Visitors can explore 121 hectares (300 acres) of parkland with a range of walks and views. Gardens include lakeside walks, a newly planted orchard and an adventure playground. Inside the house, see a collection of Chippendale furniture made specially for Nostell. Paintings by Brueghel, Hogarth and Kauffmann. A John Harrison (Longitude) longcase clock and an 18th-century dolls' house.

Pontefract RacecoursePontefractRacecourse
16 flat race meetings each year. Horse racing at it's best. Come racing at Pontefract - have a great day out.

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Anglers Country Park and Waterton Countryside Discovery CentreWakefield
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Armitage's Mower World and Garden CentreHuddersfield
Armitage's Pennine Garden CentreShelley
Ashley Jackson GalleriesHolmfirth
Bagshaw MuseumBatley
Bankfield MuseumHalifax
Batley Art GalleryBatley
Bolling HallBradford
Booth House Gallery and PotteryHolmfirth
Bracken Hall Countryside CentreBaildon
Bradford Bulls Rugby League ClubBradford
Bradford Tourist Information CentreBradford
Bramham ParkWetherby
Bronte BirthplaceThornton
Bronte Parsonage MuseumKeighley
BTCV - Hollybush ConservationLeeds
Butterfly Conservation CentreBatley
Canal GardensLeeds
Cartwright Hall Art GalleryBradford
Chevin Forset ParkOtley
City Varieties Music HallLeeds
Cliffe Castle Museum and GalleryKeighley
Colne Valley MuseumGolcar
Colour Museum, TheBradford
CragRats Theatre & Café BarHolmfirth
Croft DesignTodmorden
Dean Clough GalleriesHalifax
Dewsbury MinsterDewsbury
Dewsbury MuseumDewsbury
Dobsons SweetsElland
Emmerdale ToursLeeds
Emsley's Farm Shop & Visitor CentreYeadon, Leeds
Eureka! The Museum for ChildrenHalifax
Freeport Castleford Designer Outlet VillageCastleford
Fulneck Moravian Settlement & Moravian MuseumPudsey
Gateway Yorkshire, Leeds Tourist Information CentreLeeds
Golden Acre ParkNr Leeds
Halifax Tourist Information CentreHalifax
Harewood House & GardensLeeds
Haworth home of the Bronte SistersHaworth
Haworth Tourist Information CentreHaworth
Hebden Bridge MillHebden Bridge
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Heirloom CarriagesLiversedge
Hemsworth Water Park and PlayworldPontefract
Henry Moore Institute, TheLeeds
Heptonstall MuseumHebden Bridge
Holmfirth Postcard Museum at the PicturedromeHolmfirth
Holmfirth Tourist Information CentreHolmfirth
Home FarmLeeds
Hourglass Studio GalleryHebden Bridge
Huddersfield Art GalleryHuddersfield
Huddersfield Tourist Information CentreHuddersfield
Keighley and Worth Valley RailwayKeighley
Kirklees Light RailwayNr Huddersfield
Kirkstall AbbeyLeeds
Land Farm GardenHebden Bridge
Last of the Summer Wine ExhibitionHolmfirth
Lawrence Batley TheatreHuddersfield
Leeds Bradford International AirportLeeds
Leeds City Art GalleryLeeds
Leeds Golf CentreShadwell
Leeds Grand Theatre & Opera HouseLeeds
Leeds Industrial MuseumLeeds
Leeds Parish ChurchLeeds
Leventhorpe VineyardWoodlesford, Leeds
Lotherton HallAberford, Leeds
Lupton Square GalleryHuddersfield
Manor Heath Park and Jungle ExperienceHalifax
Marsden Moor EstateMarsden, Huddersfield
Meanwood Valley Urban FarmMeanwood, Leeds
Middleton RailwayMiddleton, Leeds
National Museum of Photography, Film & TelevisionBradford
Newmillerdam Country ParkNewmillerdam
North Light GalleryHuddersfield
Oakwell HallBirstall
Oakwell Hall Country ParkBatley
Ogden Water Country ParkOgden
Otley MuseumOtley
People's ParkHalifax
Piece HallHalifax
Pierce Hall Art GalleryHalifax
Ponderosa Rural Therapeutic CentreHeckmondwike
Pugneys Country ParkWakefield
Quilters Guild Museum & Resource CentreHalifax
Red House MuseumCleckheaton
Room with a View Contemporary GalleryHolmfirth
Roundhay ParkLeeds
Royal Armories MuseumLeeds
Shibden HallHalifax
Shibden ParkHalifax
Shipley Glen Cable TramwayShipley
Smith Art GalleryBrighouse
South Square CentreThornton
St Leonards Farm ParkEsholt
Standedge Visitor CentreMarsden, Huddersfield
Swillington House FarmSwillington
Temple Newsham Park & GardensLeeds
Thackray MuseumLeeds
Thwaite Mills WatermillLeeds
Todmorden Tourist Information CentreTodmorden
Todmorden Town HallTodmorden
Tolson MuseumHuddersfield
Tropical WorldLeeds
UK Bungee ClubFlockton
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Victoria TheatreHalifax
Vintage Carriages Trust Museum of Rail TravelKeighley
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West Yorkshire PlayhouseLeeds
Woolston GalleryBradford
York Gate GardenLeeds
Yorkshire Motor MuseumBatley
Yorkshire Sculpture ParkWakefield

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