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Lakeside Trail

Did you know that there is a FREE trail to do at Doncaster Lakeside with the kids? Find out more 

Danum Gallery, Library and Museum

The Danum Gallery, Library and Museum houses an art gallery, two museums, a library, a rail heritage centre inside a unique purpose built cultural centre. Now open for pre-booked visits from Saturday 29th May 2021. Book online here     

Creswell Craggs Museum & Heritage Centre

Walk in the footsteps of the Ice Age hunter and enter a world of fire and flint. Discover a legacy etched in stone with cave art 10,000 years older than the pyramids. Explore life on the edge of the Ice Age world. There is no charge to visit the Creswell Crags site or to walk around the lake…

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Clifton Park

This is a fabulous park, free to get in aside from parking. There are then optional extras (such as the splash pool in summer or the fairground rides). Have to say, we have been loads of times and not had to spend a penny – there is loads to keep the children entertained without spending…

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Sandall Park and Cafe

One of the largest parks in Doncaster, Sandall Park is home to beautiful scenery and a variety of facilities. There is lots of open space and lots to keep children entertained, including toddler and junior play areas, with zipwire and climbing frame, plus a brilliant new woodland adventure play area.  They also have a sensory…

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Peasholm Park Scarborough

Peasholm Park Scarborough, North Yorkshire is open for everyone to enjoy all year round, 24 hours a day and seven days a week. Entrance to the Park, which is never closed, is FREE. Website

North Yorkshire Moors National Park

The North York Moors National Park is a beautiful landscape of stunning moorland, spectacular coast, ancient woodland and historic sites. Find out what there is to see and do and discover how the National Park Authority works with the people who live here to care for this beautiful place. Website

Wentworth Garden centre

Wentworth Garden Centre Hague Lane, Wentworth Rotherham, South Yorkshire S62 7TF Phone: 01226 744842 Website

Brimham Rocks

Dramatic moorland rock formations. Explore Brimham Rocks, and have a great day out at nature’s playground. This amazing collection of weird and wonderful rock formations makes a great day out for families, climbers and those wanting to enjoy the simple pleasures of fresh air and magnificent views over Nidderdale. We visited recently (August 2020). It’s…

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National Media Museum, Bradford

With nine floors of galleries to explore, three cinemas including Yorkshire’s biggest IMAX screen, and a packed programme of events, you’re sure to find something to inspire you.N ational Media Museum, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 1NQ Open Daily 10-6pm (Museum and Shop) Free entry to museum. Website

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