Tourist Information & Visitor Attractions
A few of the attractions within reach when you visit Northallerton.
Northallerton makes an excellent base for exploring Herriot Country, both the Dales and the Moors whether using your own car, bicycle or walking. More detailed tourist and visit information is available from:
Northallerton Tourist Information Centre
The Applegarth Car Park, Northallerton DL7 8LZ Tel 01609 776864
Open April to October Mon-Sat 10-4 November to March Wed-Sat 10-4
Kidzplay Northallerton offers a host of children's activities, themed parties and healthy choice menus to keep the family and children entertained all day. All in a 7000sqft unit filled with play areas for children from zero to 12years. 2 Standard Ct, Standard Way Industrial Park, Tel. 01609 761596 Open 7 days a week 10-6.
The Forbidden Corner is a unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created in a four acre garden in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. See website for access times and pre-booking.
Kiplin Hall "Visitors may enjoy a relaxed tour of the Hall, freely wandering though the rooms with plenty of time to look at the treasures on display. The garden, lakeside views and the Tea Room add to the enjoyment of a visit."
Big Sheep & Little Cow Farm family run farm visitor centre in Bedale. A unique hands on farm experience for children and adults, holding and feeding animals.
of James Herriot
Mount Grace Priory "Set amid woodland in North Yorkshire, this unusual monastery is the best preserved Carthusian priory in Britain. Mount Grace Priory is the perfect tourist attraction for a relaxing and peaceful day out. Discover how the monks lived 600 years in the reconstructed monkís cell and herb plot."
Trekking Centre Boltby Thirsk YO7 2DY
Arklemoor Riding Centre Reeth DL11 6QZ
Yorkshire Gliding Club Sutton Bank Thirsk YO7 2EY
Falconry UK Bird of Prey Centre"Enjoy the thrills and excitement of falconry at the Birds of Prey and Conservation Centre, with over 70 birds and 30 species. Eagles, falcons, hawks, kites, vultures and owls will swoop and dive around you as you sit in a beautiful English garden."
Farm Visitor Centre Bagby Thirsk.
Hall Coxwold Shandy Hall
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
Thorp Perrow Arboretum
Howard Stately Home
Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum
Yorkshire Lavender Lavender Gardens and Specialist Plant Nursery set in a spectacular hillside farm of nearly 60 acres, within the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Museum York YO26 4XJ 30 miles
Settle-Carlisle Railway England's most scenic railway
Beningbrough Hall & Gardens
Bank Visitor centre
Valley Theme Park
Sutton Park Stately Home