Welcome to our what’s on guide for Easter in West Yorkshire, 2020. Please check with the attractions that they are open and their events are running before you leave home. This is our ultimate guide to the best events for kids, make sure you bookmark this page so that you can keep checking back.
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Easter Events West Yorkshire 2020
Abbey House Museum
When? 7th -17th April. Event – Easter at Abbey House Museum. About – Plenty of Easter fun at Abbey House Museum including crafts, trails and the Easter bunny. Times vary.
Abbey Walk, Abbey Rd, Kirkstall, Leeds LS5 3EH.
When? Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April Event – Destination Space About – Come on a journey to explore the latest in space exploration. Find out about the innovative space and engineering being done right here in the UK!
Discovery Rd, Halifax HX1 2NE
Kirklees Light Railway
When? Friday 10th – Monday 13th April Event – Easter Eggspress About – Hop aboard the Kirklees Light Railway this Easter and travel by steam train to meet the Easter Bunny! The clumsy Bunny has dropped his crunchy carrots and needs your help to gather them up again. Everyone who helps the Bunny will receive a chocolate treat and, if you manage to find one of the Bunny’s golden eggs, you’ll win a special prize.
Park Mill Way, Clayton West, Huddersfield HD8 9XJ
When? Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April Event – Really Wild Spring About – A wild spring to make your heart sing! Enjoy an Easter at Lotherton with our zany zoo animals, hidden house creatures and fantastic flowery gardens. Follow our Wildlife trail, get messy with animal crafts, seed planting and special family days. read our review…..
Off Collier Lane, Aberford, Leeds LS25 3EB.
Royal Armouries Leeds
When? Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April Event – Medieval Easter About – Our medieval Easter events will give you the chance to get your hands on history and learn some new skills in have-go-archery and sword fighting sessions, and the museum’s own men-at-arms will be demonstrating armoured combat techniques with poll-axes and two-handed swords.
Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT
When? 4th – 5th and 7th – 19th April Event – Easter Holidays and Majestic Eggs About – Join us for eggcellent Easter egg hunt during the school holidays, family crafts and baby farmyard friends at Home Farm
Temple Newsam Rd, Leeds LS15 0AE
Also Open – Other Places to Visit in North Yorkshire
Anglers Country Park – A large lake with a 2 mile walk including the Room on the Broom trail, bird hides, birds to feed and an adventure playground.
Waterton Countryside Discovery Centre, Anglers Country Park, Haw Park Lane, Wintersett, Wakefield, WF4 2EB, West Yorkshire
Diggerland Yorkshire – A great range of digger themed rides including the opportunity to drive your own diggers, go-karts and more. Plus other digger related challenges and more. Indoor play area. read more…..
Willowbridge Ln, Castleford WF10 5NW
East Riddlesden Hall – National Trust. The play area is full of exciting equipment for you to burn off some energy on, including a slide, swings and a wooden climbing frame. Wild play garden, bird hide and get hands on in the house.
Bradford Rd, Riddlesden, Keighley BD20 5EL
Harewood House – A relatively large adventure playground, boat trips, farm experiences, aviaries, a great range of gardens and a historical house you can look around.
Sandy Gate, Harewood, Leeds LS17 9LE.
Huddersfield Leisure Centre – The Splash Park is ideal for all ages with a range of water features and slides for the youngsters, and larger slides for the older children and adults. They also have a new and large inflatable area Dare2air.
Spring Grove St, Huddersfield HD1 4BP
National Coal Mining Museum – A range of buildings with displays showing life down the pit, many displays are interactive. Adventure playground, indoor play area for under 5’s, underground pit tours.
Caphouse Colliery, New Rd, Overton, Wakefield WF4 4RH
Nostell Priory and parkland – National Trust. Extensive grounds with an outdoor adventure playground and trails around the parkland. Please note the house is shut for February half term.
Doncaster Road, Nostell, Wragby, Wakefield WF4 1QE
Xscape Yorkshire – A great range of activities including adventure golf courses, a state of the art cinema, skiing, snowboarding and sledging, ten pin bowling, soft play, aerial and wall climbing and more.
Colorado Way, Castleford WF10 4TA
Yorkshire Sculpture park – 500 acres of parkland with lots of sculptures to be found plus follies, a lake and more.
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, Wakefield WF4 4LG
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