Days Out Selby, Tadcaster and Goole

Museums, Attractions & Gardens

Featured Listing

Do you know of a great place to visit on a day out?

Here at STAG Mumbler, we are always keen to hear your recommendations for great days out. From soft play centres to the great outdoors, from woodland walks to farms, we want to hear about them all. If you have any to recommend, simply drop us an email telling us all about them at stag@mumbler.co.uk


Featured Listing

Yorkshire Waterways Museum – Goole

Yorkshire Waterways Museum Goole – Dutch River Side, Goole,  DN14 5TB, 01405 768730.

Open Monday to Friday all year, 9am – 4pm.
Weekends and Bank Holiday (to 11th November 2018 only), 10am – 4pm

A fun and interactive trip out for the whole family, with its relaxing canal side location, café, exhibits and boat tours round Goole’s historic docklands and beyond. FREE admission to the museum, charges for boat trips (contact museum for details of trips and charges). Various special fun activities/events at the museum.

For more information please visit their website here, or you can follow them on Facebook here.


Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

‘Not only do you get a glorious garden, but also a grand country house.’ NT

Now dog friendly.

Near York, North Yorkshire, YO30 1DD
T: 01904 472027


Burton Constable Hall and Grounds

‘Whales, Wonders & Wildlife – there’s so much to discover inside and out! Home to the Constable family for over 700 years, Burton Constable is one of the most fascinating English country houses to survive with its historic collections.’ – BC, Aug 18

A great day out for all the family – includes onsite tearoom and gift shop and baby changing facilities.

Burton Constable, Skirlaugh, East Yorkshire, HU11 4LN

T: 01904 562400

 


Castle Howard

‘One of Britain’s finest historic houses and home .’ – CH, Aug 18

Offer: Book online and save

Castle Howard, York, YO60 7DA

T: 01653 648333


Eden Camp

‘Experience the sights, sounds and smells of life on the Home Front and the Front Line during WWII.  Housed in the buildings and grounds of an original WWII Prisoner of War Camp.’ – EC, Aug 18

Malton, North Yorkshire,YO17 6RT
T: 01653 697777


Eureka, the national children’s museum – Halifax

An extraordinary family day out for children aged 0 to 11. Hundreds of hands on exhibits.  Lots of specially trained staff to help you get the most out of your visit.  Six unique zones each with a different theme to explore. Play once and play free all year!’ E

Discovery Road, Halifax, HX1 2NE
T: 01422 330069


Forbidden Corner – Leyburn

Tupgill Park Estate,Coverham,Middleham,Leyburn,North Yorkshire, DL8 4TJ

T: 01969 640638


Goddards House & Garden York

‘Family home and garden on the edge of York. Wandering around the Arts and Crafts house, you’ll discover family stories and chocolate history – this was the home of the Terry family.’ NT

27 Tadcaster Rd, Dringhouses, York, YO24 1GG

T: 01904 771930


Jorvik Dig

‘From the creators of Jorvil Viking Centre comes a hands-on archaeological adventure giving kids the chance to become trainee diggers and discover the most exciting artefacts from 2000 years of history.’ – YD, Aug 18

Access: Wheelchair access to all areas and facilities and baby changing facilities

Offer: Pay once and visit for a whole year and Under 5’s free

DIG, St Saviour’s Church, St Saviourgate, York, Yo1 8NN
T: 01904 615505


Yorkshire Museum – Jurassic World

‘Take an epic journey back through 150 million years of Yorkshire to discover lost giants and the changing worlds they inhabited in this brand new major exhibition. From the depths of the deepest seas to the ancient coasts and tropical shallows; meet the dinosaurs and sea dragons that once roamed our vast and ever-changing landscapes.’ – YM, Aug 18

Offer: Kids under 16 go free with a paying adult

Access: Fully accessible to wheelchair users except for the library and reading room.

Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, York, YO1 7FR
T: 01904 687687


Mother Shipton’s Cave

‘Discover the legend of the famous prophetess.  Step into England’s oldest visitor attraction open since 1630.’ – MSC, July 18

Offer: Under 3’s free

Prophecy House, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 8DD
T: 01423 864600


Murton Park – The Home of Yorkshire Museum of Farming

‘It’s more than just a museum. What will you discover? Children’s playground, nature trail, picnic area, free parking, shop and refreshments, baby changing facilities.  Under 3s free.’ MP

Murton Park, Murton Lane, Murton, York, YO19 5UF
T: 01904 489966


National Centre for Birds of Prey

‘Set in 10 acres of ancient woodland and rolling parkland. This is the largest collection of birds of prey in the north of England.’ – NCFBOP, Aug 18

Offer: Children under 4 free

Duncombe Park, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5EB
T: 08447422035


National Railway Museum – York

‘With giant halls full of steam and Diesel engines and railway legends including Mallard, the world’s fastest steam locomotive, we have something for everyone.’ NRM

FREE ENTRY!

Leeman Road, York, YO26 4XJ
T:0844 8153139


Newby Hall – Ripon

Skelton-on-Ure, Ripon, HG4 5AJ

T: 01423 322583


North Yorkshire Moors Railway

‘The NYMR is one of the worlds greatest heritage railway experiences with thrills and family fun at its heart. Railway conservations, run by volunteers, not for profit.’ NYMR, Aug 18

T: 01751 472508


RHS Garden – Harlow Carr

‘Open all year round, this family friendly garden on the outskirts of harrogate will inspire and delight all ages. Get the children exploring the natural play features in the garden including the Logness Monster and the cradle Top Tree House.’ – HC, Aug 18

Harlow Carr is a big favourite here at STAG Mumbler.

Harlow Carr is also home to a Betty’s Tearoom.

Crag Lane, Beckwithshaw, Harrogate, HG3 1QB
T: 01423 565418


Ripon Museums

‘Three Museums, One Great Day Out. Discover what life was like in the Victorian Workshouse, Prison and Police Museum and Liberty Courthouse.  Find out why people ended up here and what happened to them.’ – RP, Aug 18

Offer: Under 5’s free

All three museums are just a short walk from each other in the centre of Ripon.

Workhouse Museum, Sharow View, Allhallowgate, Ripon, HG4 1LE
Courthouse Museums, Minster Road, Ripon, HG4 1QS
Prison and Police Museums, St Marygate, Ripon, HG4 1LX
T: 01765 690799


Royal Armouries – Leeds

Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT

T: 0113 2201999


Ryedale Folk Museum

‘Nestled in the beautiful village of Hutton-le-Hole, in North York Moors National Park. RFM is Yorkshires leading open-air museum.’ – RFM, Aug 18

Offer: Pay once and visit for a whole year!

Hutton-le-hole, YO62 6UA
T: 01751 417367


Scampston Hall & Gardens

‘Revel in the tranquility of the award-winning contemporary Walled Garden here at Scampston, designed by renowned Dutch Plantsman Piet Oudolf.’ – SH, Aug 18

T: 01944 759111

YO17 8NG


Skipton Castle – Skipton

Skipton Castle, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1AW

T: 01756 792442


Sunnybank Gardens – Doncaster

‘Sunnybank gardens, it has an ice cream parlour plus an eatery, garden centre, outdoor play area, crazy golf, inflatable slide and bouncy castle.’

LN, Jan 18

Bawtry Rd, Hatfield, Doncaster DN7 6PH
T: 01302 842954

The Bowes Museum – Barnard Castle

Barnard Castle, Co Durham, DL12 8NP
T: 01833 690606


The Deep – Hull

‘Enjoy a fun-packed day out for the whole family at The Deep, Hull’s spectacular aquarium.’ – TD, Aug 18
Accessibility: Offers an accessible family day out for visitors with disabilities and additional needs.
Offer: Save 10% buying online and pay once and visit for a whole year!
Tower St, Hull, HU1 4DP

T: 01482 381000


The National Science and Media Museum – Bradford

‘Get hands on with the science and technology behind TV, film and photography. Discover the inventions, objects and stories that have transformed the way we make and see images.’ – NMM, Aug 18

Offer: Entry to the museum and exhibitions is free but TNS&MM asks you to donate to support the work they do.

The National Science and Media Museum, Bradford, BD1 1NQ
T: 0844 8563797


The World of James Herriot

23 Kirkgate, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1PL

T: 01845 524234


The York Dungeon

‘A uniquely thrilling attraction that will whisk you way back to Yorkshire’s most perilous past. See, hear, feel and smell the chillingly amusing characters of the bad old days as they come to life before you.’ – TYD, Aug 18

12 Clifford Street, York, YO1 9RD

T: 01904 632599


Thirsk Bird of Prey Centre

‘Set up to ensure that birds of prey would survive to provide the public with a rare opportunity to see and enjoy these beautiful birds….Est for over 25 years as a popular visitor attraction.’ – TBOPC, Aug 18

Offer: Children under 3 years go free

Sion Hill Hall, Kirby Wiske, Thirsk, YO7 4EU

T: 01845 587522


Treasurer’s House

A National Trust house, garden and cafe in the centre of York.

Minster Yard, York, YO1 7JL

T: 01904 624247


York’s Chocolate Story

‘A fully guided tour and three floors of interactive exploration take you on a journey through the city where chocolate made history.’ – YCS, Aug 18

Access: The attraction has ramps, a lift and written tracript and wheelchair accessible toilet.

King’s Sqaure, York, YO1 7LD (Top of the Shambles)
T: 01904 527723


Yorkshire Air Museum – York

‘Located on the site of former RAF Elvington, a World War 2 airfield used extensively by Allied bomber crews during the war, we are one of the largest independent aviation museums in the UK.’  – YAM, Aug 18

Offer: Free for under 5’s

Halifax Way, Elvington, York, YO41 4AQ
T: 01904 608595


Yorkshire Lavender

‘Lavender farm and gardens.  Plant nursery. Gift Shop. EJ’s Tearoom.  Deer Park. Play Area and much much more.’ – YL, Aug 18

Free admission during certain months – visit website for more information.

Terrington, York, YO60 6PB

T: 01653 648008