What’s not to like about the National Emergency Services Museum? Set in a former Victorian police and fire station, it’s packed with memorabilia themed around those people who come to the rescue when you have to dial 999.
Take part in a farm adventure with a twist at Hill Top Farm in Masham. The company allows people to experience being a farmer for the day in true Yorkshire style.
For an action-packed outdoor experience, how about paintballing in Doncaster? Bawtry is the largest paintball venue in Europe, and a popular destination for celebrity players including premier league footballers and world-famous pop stars – so you may even bump into one of your idols. It’s also won the best paintballing site in Britain for the past five years.
Another World Adventures is a one-stop-shop for active adventures in Halifax. The exciting outdoor activity centre is within easy reach of those travelling from Leeds, Manchester, Bradford and Huddersfield – and if you want to try your hand at a few activities this is the place to go.
There’s a world of Yorkshire family adventures going on at Camp Hill, from quad bikes and Segways, to an adventure playground, games and quizzes, zip wiring and more. Open from February 13 on weekends, school holidays, and bank holidays, Camp Hill offers adventures for all the family.
Really get under the skin of the county by heading on a break with this youth adventures specialist. Alfresco Adventures is a company that specialises in providing outdoor experiences, including Duke of Edinburgh awards across Yorkshire. From survival skills to canoeing, there are bags of things on offer.