From the ruins of Ripon to the white cliffs of Bematpon, all nine are worth a visit.
Once you’ve done sightseeing for much more culture, bars and restaurants in nearby towns and cities including Leeds, Ripon, Wakefield, Halifax, Harrogate and the coastal towns of Scarborough and Bridlington.
Culloden Tower, Richmond, North Yorkshire Originally called the Cumberland Temple, the tower was built as a monument to commemorate the victory of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Duke of Cumberland’s army over the Jacobites at the Battle of Culloden in 1746 . The historic market city of Richmond, with its Norman palace, theaters, museums, monuments, and fine Georgian architecture, has much to offer visitors.
Cowside, Langstrothdale, North Yorkshire 1) The pigsty was found in the cramped backyards of several Victorian pigsty cottages in Robin Hood’s Bay. John Warren Barry had a different idea: his piggy bank overlooks the stunning North Yorkshire countryside and Robin Hood’s Bay. Its design was inspired by Barry’s travels to the Mediterranean in the 1880s. From here, you’re very close to the seaside town of Whitby and its Benedictine monastery. The pigsty sleeps up to 2 guests. Book your stay in Pigsty here. Cowside, Langstrothdale, Yorkshire Dales This farmstead is located in the heart of Yorkshire Dales National Park. According to its datestone, it was built in 1707 and is an untouched example of North Yorkshire Dales architecture from the 17th to 18th centuries. Cowside is the perfect base from which to explore one of Britain’s most beautiful landscapes. ,
The 7th-century Whitey Abbey – a Christian monastery – was dissolved during the Dissolution of the Monasteries, but the ruins of the church have been listed Grade I since the 20th century. It is also famous for featuring Bram Stoker in Dracula.
Rotunda Museum, Scarborough. Opened in 1829, the Rotunda Museum is one of the first purpose-built museums in the world and was built to a design suggested by William Smith. The interior, with its charming Georgian gallery, features a frieze showcasing the geology of the local beach, designed by Smith’s nephew John Phillips.