Things to do in Barnsley

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    Activities and Adventure

  • Snozone at Xscape, Castleford

    Snozone is a leading indoor destination in the UK for Snowsports on real snow, located in the Xscape centre in Castleford, West Yorkshire. From learning a new sport to coaching for high performance, Snozone can help you progress and have fun whilst sustaining a healthy lifestyle!

    Snozone at Xscape, Castleford Website Map Where to Stay
  • Yorkshire Dales Flyfishing

    The Yorkshire Dales are a special place with magnificent scenery, rich wildlife habitats and fantastic fly fishing. They have many fast flowing rivers and streams, and upland lakes providing abundant fly life, and good stocks of brown trout and grayling, make the Yorkshire Dales rivers perfect for fly fishing.

    Yorkshire Dales Flyfishing Website Map Where to Stay

    Food, Drink and Craft Visits

  • Elsecar Heritage Centre

    Elsecar Heritage Centre is a restored ironworks and colliery workshops offering a variety of craft workshops, artist studios, antique centres and exhibitions alongside a children's indoor play centre, cafe and a historical steam railway. They offer venue hire and group/school visits and there is always plenty going on. Free Parking.

    Elsecar Heritage Centre Website Map Where to Stay


  • Leeds Art Gallery

    Part of the Yorkshire Sculpture Triangle, Leeds Art Gallery was described by The Times as having, ‘probably the best collection of twentieth century British art outside London' and the fine art collection was designated by the Government as being of national importance in 1997.

    Leeds Art Gallery Website Map Where to Stay
  • Standedge Tunnel and Visitor Centre

    Standedge Tunnel is the longest canal tunnel in Britain and makes a perfect Yorkshire family day. Visitors can explore deep into this marvellous Yorkshire attraction on one of the family friendly guided boat trips, enjoy the cafe, kids playground and wildlife garden or visit the free exhibition centre.

    Standedge Tunnel and Visitor Centre Website Map Where to Stay

    Visitor Farms, Wildlife, Walks and Trails

  • Cannon Hall Farm

    Cannon Hall Farm is an award winning working farm set in the rolling Pennine hills in a landscape full of undiscovered charm; home to hundreds of creatures, great and small waiting to welcome you to a world of animal magic.

    Cannon Hall Farm Website Map Where to Stay
  • RSPB Old Moor

    A nature reserve set in 250 acres of wetland, RSPB Old Moor is a great place to see exciting birds and other wildlife from 7 hides along the trail.

    RSPB Old Moor Website Map Where to Stay