Animal Attractions in Yorkshire

Staff and animals at Tropical Butterfly House

Tropical Butterfly House

Experience and fun and wild family day out at Tropical Butterfly hurs. Falconry and Wildlife Centre in Sheffield.

Marsh Harrier

RSPB Reserves inYorkshire

Enjoy birds and wildlife at a local RSPB reserve in Yorkshire.

Collage of photos from Thornton Hall Country Park including chicken, tractor ride and quad bikes.

Thornton Hall Country Park

Experience hands on animal encounters on a traditional working farm, hitch a ride in our 4 x 4 Adventure Experience and relax in the country tearoom while the little ones burn off the remainder of their energy in the fun filled Wizzick Play Barn.

Lemur at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Discover the UK's premier walkthrough wildlife experience. The Yorkshire Wildlife Park is a great family day or fun and discovery with a special emphasis on conservation.

Close up of a bee gathering pollen on a flower

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Reserves

The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust manage 97 nature reserves across the county. These include heathlands, meadows, ancient woodlands, beaches and moorland. Many are free to visit.

Child looking into one of the vast tanks of fish and sealife at The Deep.

The Deep

The Deep is a spectacular aquarium, providing amazing opportunities to discover life in water from prehistoric times to the Amazon flooded forest to our oceans today.

barrel Ride and alpaca at Monk Park Farm

Monk Park Farm

Get hands on with the animals at Monk Park Farm, with petting sessions held throughout the day, play in the adventure playground and enjoy a barrel ride around the extended farm.

Yellow Billed Kite.

National Centre for Birds of Prey

The National Centre for Birds of Prey (NCBP) is a new visitor attraction situated at the magnificent Duncombe Park estate (click here for a map of the parkland walks) in Helmsley. Set within the world famous North York Moors National Park.

Sheep Racing at Cannon Hall Farm

Cannon Hall Farm

Cannon Hall Farm offer a fun-filled day out for all the family with a wide range of animals, excellent viewong areas, one foof the best playgrounds in the county and delicious farm food available in the bistro, cafe or to take home from the shop.

Orange and black butterly on a red flower

Tropical World

Tropical World in Leeds, next to Roundhay Park, offers visitors a jounrey through rainforests, deserts, mangroves and the nocturnal world encoutering an array of wildlife as you travel.