Things to see & places to go

We've put together a short list of local attractions and places you may wish to visit during your stay. Hollymoor house provides a fantastic central location to a number of local attractions, not to mention the vast and beautiful landscapes found in the Yorkshire dales and Weardale National Parks, both a short drive from Hollymoor House.

Walks in the Swaledale area

Breathtaking scenery ideal for walking off a dinner or building up an appetite.

Richmond Castle

The picturesque market town of Richmond, famous for its castle and ancient history

Georgian Theatre Royal

Set in the picturesque market town of Richmond

Brookleigh Riding Center

Perfect family fun, offering riding lessons for all abilities

The Yorkshire Dales

The Yorkshire Dales National Park, stunning scenery and places to visit and explore

The Bowes Museum

Beautiful grounds interesting artefacts and regular exhibitions

Middleton Lodge

Fine dining, private hire and luxury accomodation

Tour de France Cycling

It is no coincidence that Yorkshire has become known as the UK’s number one cycle destination. The area has some of the best cycling in Europe, with stunning views, great climbs and pretty villages, not to mention some very good pubs.

Forbidden Corner

A unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created within a four acre garden

Tees Barrage

White water center and teaching for all abilities

Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral is one of the great buildings of Europe. Set grandly on a rocky promontory next to the Castle with the medieval city huddled below and the river sweeping round, the profile of the World Heritage Site is instantly recognisable to people travelling up and down the East Coast Main Line

The World of James Herriot

The World of James Herriot is a writer's home museum attraction in Thirsk, North Yorkshire, England

Walworth Castle Birds of Prey

Set in the stunning grounds of Walworth Castle, just 10 mins from the A1 and A68 the falconry centre is the perfect place for a fun, family day out.

Croft Circuit

Race Meetings, driving experiences and track days

Welcome To Yorkshire

Things to do and places to go in and around Yorkshire