North York Moors - Family Activities
There can be few more family-orientated areas than the North York Moors National Park. Whether you’re looking for a beach holiday for small children, a fossil-hunting location for a dinosaur-mad youngster, fabulous history for those looking for a more educational trip, or great walking and cycling opportunities for outdoorsy older children, the Park has it all.
It’s also home to the only railway line running between Pickering and Whitby and the world’s most popular heritage railway service, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway – so popular that a second platform has recently been added at the Whitby end to cope with demand.
The Verbena Spa named as Tatler's 101 Spas of the World. Their luxury heat experience area , outdoor hot-tub & heated pool, 7 treatment rooms with large lounge area and a south facing terace for unwinding.
Jonathan Pomroy is an artist living and working on the edge of the North York Moors National Park at Ampleforth
One price family funpark with over 100 attractions, 5 shows and Europe's largest privately owned zoo.
The beautiful space of the Inspired by... gallery within the Moors National Park Centre hosts changing exhibitions of work by contemporary artists who draw their inspiration from the landscape, life and colour of the North York Moors.
Chris Geall is a landscape artist based in Grosmont near Whitby. Best known for large palette knife oil paintings of the North York Moors and North East Coastline.
Go Ape! The UK’s No.1 Tree Top Adventure
Trattles and Geall are based in a historic panelled ship-owners house in the heart of Whitby. At the foot of the Abbeys steps, the gallery has been in situ since the early 1700s.
Learn to cook the best of Yorkshire produce in our beautiful kitchen. Game, shellfish and baking galore! Family friendly course designed to excite and enthuse, where the emphasis is having a great time
What's On In The North York Moors
Sat 21 Jan 2017
Adrian Berry’s acclaimed sell-out production returns in this tale of a young David Bowie obsessive. This is an astonishing physical piece of solo theatre and visual storytelling performed by Alex Walton, featuring the music of David Bowie.
Sun 22 Jan 2017
On her 16th birthday, a curse by the evil Carabosse causes the beautiful Princess Aurora to fall into a deep slumber for 100 years. Only the kiss of a prince could awaken her…
Wed 25 Jan 2017
Breaking up with Mark Darcy (Colin Firth) leaves Bridget Jones (Renée Zellweger) over 40 and single again.
Fri 27 Jan 2017
Additional information/quotes for website if needed “A superbly structured and beautifully delivered performance. Jessa is a master at combining performance, emotion and a warm humour into her shows. A gem of an evening.”
Wed 1 Feb 2017
Living in the slum of Katwe in Kampala, Uganda, is a constant struggle for 10-year-old Phiona (Madina Nalwanga) and her family.
Thu 2 Feb 2017
Come along to our complimentary Business Open Event on Thursday 2nd of February 2017 from 12pm - 3pm. Sample delicious food, view our conference facilities and take part in a fun team-building exercise.
Sat 25 Mar - Sun 2 Apr 2017
North Yorkshire Moors Railway has 'scot' fun days out for all in spring 2017
Sat 15 - Sun 16 Apr 2017
World War Two Living History Weekend
Tue 25 Jul 2017
Be part of a unique celebration in Ryedale by joining in in the Ryedale Show. The Ryedale show offers great value for money, with a full and varied day of entertainment with some wonderful retail therapy as well!