East Riddlesden Hall
Rebuilt during the Civil War, the house has a dramatic history and numerous ghosts. Beautiful embroideries and colourful gardens.
Visit the National Trust website
What makes it special
- Study the beautiful embroideries
- Find out about the house's Civil War history
Summer times (until 3rd November)
Daily (Except Fridays) - 10:30 to 16:30
Winter times (November until spring)
Weekends - 10:30 to 15:30
Adult - £7.70 (with Gift Aid £8.70)
Child - £3.85 (with Gift Aid £4.85)
Family - £19.25 (with Gift Aid £22.25)
Other things to do nearby
A lovely fair selling all kinds of 1940s collectables, uniforms, clothing and reproduction fashions, Haworth 40s Weekend takes place in May.
This magnificent engine in a working cotton mill, steams on most Sundays during the summer.
A walkers’ paradise. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned walker, you will find the Malhamdale scenery truly stunning.
The Yorkshire Dales Cycle Way passes through Malham, and offers a classic 3 or 4 day cycle ride. Get out on your bike and enjoy the stunning landscape.
Malham Cove, as seen in one of the Harry Potter films, was used for training by the successful 1953 Everest Expedition, and has some of the toughest Limestone routes in the world.
Fountains Fell Distance: 8.5 miles/14km Start/Finish: Malham Tarn Field Centre, BD24 9PU Terrain: Track, trail, rough moorland Toughness: Challenging Ascent: 395 metres Navigation: Mod
The Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway (E&BASR) is a heritage railway in North Yorkshire.
Walk from the parsonage, past Bronte Falls and continue to the now ruined Top Withens - inspiration for Wuthering Heights. Visit the website
The former home of a textile magnate, some rooms furnished in Victorian splendour, with displays of birds, animals and fossils. Visit the Museum website
There's a range of walks for all ages and abilities. From a gentle walk along the canal to Hebden Bridge or a serious hike along the Pennine Way.
There is a whole network of paths and tracks that are suitable for mountain biking.
A range of water sports and activities are available at the Hollingworth Lake Water Activity Centre, including sailing, windsurfing, kayaking and canoeing, all with tuition and courses available.
Built as a village for textile workers, the old mill has been transformed into an art gallery housing David Hockney artwork.
The Keighley & District Agricultural Show will see a wide range of traditional agricultural and horticultural exhibitions, handicrafts and produce.
Enjoy a walk through the country park and spot the local birds, or explore the historical village of Broxbourne and Waltham Abbey just a few miles away. Cycling H