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Organisations In and Around South Yorkshire

Caged Steel

Professional and amateur mixed martial arts athletes from around the UK and Europe will battle against each other at... See more >
Doncaster Lakeside, Bawtry Rd, Doncaster DN4 7PD

Kadampa Meditation Centre Sheffield

Event Image Kadampa Meditation Centre Sheffield is a Centre of Modern Buddhism that is open to the public to come and ENJOY... See more >
Kadampa Meditation Centre Sheffield, 685-691 Ecclesall Rd, Sheffield S11 8TG

Thornberry Animal Sanctuary

Thornberry Animal Sanctuary is a rescue centre based in South Yorkshire on two different sites. Founded in 1988, we..... See more >
Thornberry Animal Sanctuary, The Stables, Todwick Road, North Anston, Sheffield S25 3SE

Real Detected Events Ltd

Event Image At Real Detected Events LTD we thrive on giving the next generation a place in the music world . Our aim is to create a..... See more >
Sheffield S66

THE EMPRESS BUILDING AND BALLROOM

Welcome to What’s On at Mexborough’s iconic Empress Ballroom venue and function room. No matter what your taste in..... See more >
Empress Building, 2 Swinton Road, Mexborough, Doncaster S64 9JB

Theresa from TAD GLASS

I make stained glass gifts and small decorative panels using mainly the Tiffany copper foil technique but also some... See more >
60 Edale Road Sheffield S11 7PJ

Things to do around South Yorkshire

South Yorkshire offers a diverse range of activities for a memorable day out. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or family-friendly adventures, there's something for everyone in this vibrant county. Let's explore some of the best things to do:

1. Brodsworth Hall & Gardens, Doncaster:
- Managed by English Heritage, Brodsworth Hall is a beautifully preserved Victorian country estate. Visitors can step back in time and experience the upper-class lifestyle of the 1860s. Explore period furniture, dramatic architecture, and meticulously restored gardens. Fun fact: The Thellusson family, former owners of the house, maintained these gardens with care. There's also a tearoom for refreshments, making it a great day out for all ages¹.

2. Peak District National Park:
- South Yorkshire serves as the eastern gateway to the Peak District National Park. This sparsely populated rural region boasts windswept moorland, rolling hills, and marked hiking trails. Look out for wildlife like buzzards, hen harriers, and red deer. It's perfect for outdoor enthusiasts and makes an excellent day trip from Sheffield¹.

3. Yorkshire Wildlife Park and South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum, Doncaster:
- Combine a visit to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park with a trip to the South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum. Get up close to animals and explore aviation history in one exciting day¹.

4. The Winter Garden, Sheffield:
- Sheffield's Winter Garden is Europe's largest urban glasshouse. Admire exotic plants, relax in the lush surroundings, and enjoy a peaceful escape in the heart of the city¹.

5. Explore Sheffield:
- Sheffield, known for its industrial heritage, offers a mix of cultural attractions, green spaces, and vibrant markets. Visit museums, art galleries, and historic sites like Sheffield Cathedral and Kelham Island Museum².

6. Rotherham and Barnsley:
- Explore the towns of Rotherham and Barnsley. Discover local history, visit markets, and enjoy riverside walks along the River Don.

7. Doncaster:
- Doncaster boasts historic architecture, including the Doncaster Minster and the Mansion House. Explore the town center, browse shops, and dine in local cafes.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in heritage, nature, or family fun, South Yorkshire promises an unforgettable day out! 🌟🏞️🎉¹².

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
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(2) 22 fun things to do in South Yorkshire with kids. https://getkidsoutside.co.uk/things-to-do-in-south-yorkshire-with-kids/.
(3) Days Out South Yorkshire and Things To Do Near Me - Visit Attractions. https://www.visitattractions.co.uk/south-yorkshire-things-to-do.html.
(4) Days out South Yorkshire, things to do - Kids Days Out. https://www.kidsdaysout.co.uk/kids-days-out-england/south-yorkshire.html.