Rainy Summer Days Summer Holidays 2023

Do Touch Scultpure at Woodend Gallery

24th July to 2nd September 2023
Play with tactile tentacles and soft spikes in this sculptural world of squishy monster-like characters. Accompanied by roaring and rumbling sounds, artist Julia Snowdin invites you to immerse yourself in this installation, exploring art through touch.

Mechanical marvels log at York Castle Museum

Summer of Fun at York Castle Museum

Spark your imagination this summer with NEW and exciting ‘imagination’ stations! Explore York Castle Museum and have fun along the way with a variety of activities perfect for the whole family. Expect smelly selfies, a quest to find the smallest thing you can on our famous Victorian street, Kirkgate, the chance to explore with a pretend telescope and much more!

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Soft Play

Guide to the best indoor and soft play centres that Yorkshire has to offer. Baby, Toddler and children's day out in Yorkshire.

Sea and Space at The Deep

22nd July to 3rd September
Climb aboard your rocket ship and launch into summer at The Deep, with our exciting Sea & Space event! Running from 22nd July to 3rd September, join us on a space expedition as we explore the fascinating links between marine life on planet Earth and outer space.

Wonderlab at National Railway Museum

Wonderlab: The Bramall Gallery is an unmissable new interactive experience for families—where nothing is off limits. Play your way through 18 hands-on challenges and fuel their curiosity with amazing live experiments.


What do you want to do today? Xscape offers a multitude of adventures from skiing and sledging to high ropes and golf all under one roof.

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Escape Rooms

Escape Rooms in Yorkshire, get your team together and enjoy interactive game of riddles and puzzles to escape the room.

Jorvik Viking Centre Experience

Jorvik Viking Centre

The Jorvik Centre is a must-see attraction in York created on the actual site of an archaeological dig revealed York's past history.

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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.

Mario at the National Videogame Museum

National Videogame Museum

The UK’s national cultural centre for videogames. Here, you can explore how they are made, who makes them, and even why they are made. You can play them and make them. You can attend workshops to learn how they are made. You can discover careers within the UK’s fastest growing creative industry.

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Go To The Movies

Guide to Yorkshire's independent cinemas, small, exquisite and perfectly formed, excellent places to see the latest blockbusters, cinema classics or independent releases.

Experience Barnsley Musuem & Discovery Centre

Experience Barnsley Museum

Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery Centre is dedicated to the history and people of Barnsley. Unique, hands-on and interactive exhibits encourage visitors to explore the people and places of Barnsley, ultimately leading them to discover a town with amazing stories and a rich and diverse heritage.

Horse and Carriage at hulls strretlife museum

Streetlife Museum

Climb aboard at the Streetlife Museum of Transport and enjoy all the sights, sounds and smells of the past. Experience 200 years of transport history as you walk down a 1940’s high street, board a tram or enjoy the pleasures of our carriage ride.

York Dungeon

York Dungeon

2000 years of history are brought to horrible life at the York Dungeon; an essential part of the complete York experience. Immersive sets, incredible actors and unique stories allow you to see, hear, smell and feel York's darkest history.

Trampoline Parks in Yorkshirey

Trampoline Parks

Trampoline Parks and Inflatable Indoor Soft Play centres across Yorkshire. Air pads, ninja courses, trampolines, and inflatables - burn off some steam, enjoysome family fun.

Leeds Art Gallery

Leeds Art Gallery

A world of art in the heart of the city. Leeds Art Gallery presents a dynamic exhibition programme and holds a significant collection of modern and contemporary British art.

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Sea Life Scarborough

Scarborough, North Yorkshire
More than 2500 creatures - Dive into an amazing underwater world and take a fascinating journey to the ocean depths as you discover amazing creatures at this unique indoor and outdoor attraction

Huddersfield Art Gallery

Huddersfield Art Gallery

Huddersfield Art Gallery houses a stunning collection of paintings, works on paper and sculptures by internationally renowned artists such as Francis Bacon, L.S. Lowry and Henry Moore. There's an innovative programme of temporary exhibitions along with inspiring events and activities for all.