pic for website and more info)
SCIENCE ADVENTURE CENTRE, Rotherham
Jorvik Viking Centre , York- (a replica
20) NATIONAL RAILWAY
MUSEUM - York website:
22) YORK MINSTER
If you like GORY! then this
is the place for you! Follow the story of Dick Turpin and Guy Fawkes
who both have connections with York.
HERE FOR MORE DUNGEONS!
but if you like SCARY! , then visit TERROR
TOWER on Scarborough's sea front,look
out for the live actors , brilliant!
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CENTRE OTTER HAVEN AND OWL SANCTUARY :
Chapel-en-le-Frith, Tel: 01298 814 099
A nature trail through parkland
and woods, with otter and owl enclosures in natural surroundings.
26) TROPICAL BUTTERFLY HOUSE, FALCONRY AND WILDLIFE
Road, North Anston, S25 4EQ , tel: 01909 569
for more information.
28) Visit THE DEEP
the world's only submarium,
for more details click picture for
29) Old steam trains on the
YORKSHIRE MOORS RAILWAY
( tel: 01751 - 472508), runs
between Pickering to Grosmont in North Yorkshire.
AND WORTH VALLEY RAILWAY,
CAR AND TRANSPORT MUSEUMS
CAVERN'S IN CASTLETON
THACKERY MEDICAL MUSEUM,Leeds
All about health and medical things through the years, with lots of gory
things, a children's learning area and a shop too.
COAL MINING MUSEUM,
You go down a real mine shaft with helmets with lights on
MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY, FILM & TELEVISON
Learn about cameras, TV and films , find
the Magic Carpet, film yourself reporting the news. The
big IMAX cinema is great too , but you pay if you want to see a film.
EDEN CAMP MUSEUM
(near Malton Tel 01653-697777
the story of the Second World War.
A complete village to visit with school, working shops, mine, railway,
trams , all exactly how it was in 1913.
(Leeds 0113 - 249 6453)
is fascinating. It is a real old water mill for grinding chalk. It all
works, the mills, the pumps, the workshop, a working industrial mill.
This is the finest collection of armour
and weapons from ancient times, with exhibitions.
49) Conisborough Castle,
more info on Houses and Castles see the
National Trust Website
BRIMHAM ROCKS (near Harrogate)
views over open moorland belonging to the National Trust. (charge for
The rocks are spectacular
'stacks' of millstone grit carved out over thousands of years by the weather,
many have interesting names such as 'Dancing Bear' , ' Druids writing
desk' or ' ET'. WEBSITE :
52) See more on the
RISE LOCKS, BINGLEY
on the canal there are 5 locks in a row, so
the boats can get up a steep hill.
more information on canals:
Crags - Limestone gorge, lake
and cave. Museum exhibitions with interactive activities.
to Robin Hood and Northern England
- info on towns in Derbys & Yorks + tourist attractions.
Country Park - a 650 acre park.
61) Brierley Forest
Country Park & Visitor Centre is a developing site with special attention
on tree planting and the development of wetlands for wildlife.
62) Clumber Park (national
trust with 4,000 acres of parkland)
National Watersports Centre offering a variety of water-based activities.
COUNTRY PARK AND ABBEY
Country park set in the heart of Robin Hood country. The focal point is
Rufford Abbey which houses a craft centre in the former stable block.
SHERWOOD FOREST COUNTRY PARK AND VISITOR CENTRE
want to travel further then click here to visit
a website with lots of travel and tourist information.