Out & About
Places of Interest
Raby Castle, Staindrop - a 14th Century castle surrounded by a 200 acre deer park.
Newby Hall, Ripon - with extensive gardens including a miniature steam train.
Harewood House and Bird Garden, Harrogate.
Castle Howard, near York (Brideshead Revisited)
Middleham Castle, Wensleydale - Home of Richard III
Bolton Castle, Wensleydale - where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned.
High Force at Middleton in Teesdale
Green Howards Museum, Richmond - regimental
Georgian Theatre Museum - an active and unique theatre built in 1788
The Upper Dales Folk Museum, Reeth
Beamish Open Air Museum, Chester le Street - electric tram cars, shops, houses, a pub, a working farm, colliery and its pit houses to name but a few in this reconstruction of northern life in the 1900's
Coach and Carriage Museum, Aysgarth
Castle Museum, York - with its Victorian streets and shops and even a stage coach ready for departure.
Jorvik Viking Museum, York - step into a time car and become part of the Viking community.
Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle - a great art collection housed in a French Chateau and standing its own landscaped gardens