Cusworth Hall, Museum and Park
Near Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Average time spent – 2-3 hours.
Things to do at Cusworth Hall review
Cusworth Hall is a free place to visit near Doncaster in South Yorkshire. You get great views across to Doncaster from the top of the hill by the hall. It is a Grade 1 listed building set in beautiful parkland. The hall has recently been transformed into a museum that documents Doncaster’s social history.
There is some lovely parkland which you can take a walk around, especially around their lakes. Make sure you buy some duck food from the shop as there’s plenty of eager birds waiting by the lakes. There is a relatively large playground at Cusworth, located next to the car park. There is equipment for toddlers up to older children.
The museum within Cusworth Hall covers 3 floors and there is lift access. There are plenty of rooms with interesting exhibits and a lot of them have interactive displays. Some include code-breaking, dress up and the kitchens down in the basement are well-laid out.
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Important Information Cusworth Hall, Museum and Park
Eating – There is a cafe on-site selling hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to picnic outside.
Facilities in brief – Museum with interactive displays within the hall, lovely parkland walks with ducks to feed around the lakes, playground. There are toilets on-site and a cafe.
Entry price – *FREE
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE it is free to visit Cusworth Hall and the grounds. There is a pay and display car park on-site which costs £6 all day or £3 for 3 hours (there are cheaper options). You can park in the nearby village for free.
Opening: Cusworth hall is open for most of the year but it does shut on Thursdays and Fridays. For up to date opening times and dates please follow this link.
Dog friendly? Dogs are welcome
Address: Cusworth Hall Museum & Park, Cusworth Lane, Doncaster, DN5 7TU, South Yorkshire, England. Phone: 01302 782342
Category – Museum with parkland – Indoors and Outdoors – suitable for all ages.
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