Rich in history and with an abundance of attractions and excellent shopping opportunities, visitors to Barnsley won't be short of things to do.

It is the perfect destination for couples, families and groups looking for a day out or a longer break. Located in the heart of South Yorkshire, Barnsley has a character of its own unlike any other town; visitors are guaranteed a warm Barnsley welcome.

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A Family of Artists: The De Morgan Collection and Cannon Hall

Cannon Hall

Tales of the Wedding Dress – From Homemade to World Stage

Cannon Hall

The Crossing – Remnants of Change, Anton Want

Cooper Gallery

Changing Crimes: Uncovering Barnsley Crimes, Criminals and Law Enforcers

Experience Barnsley

'Northern Connections'

Cooper Gallery

Summer Holiday Sizzlers!

Experience Barnsley

Summer Holiday Activities

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Summer Holiday Sizzlers!

Cooper Gallery

Barnsley by the Sea

Barnsley Town Centre

Mind, Body & Spirit Fair

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Dogs Don't Do Ballet

RSPB Old Moor Nature Reserve

Hear My Voice - Under 5's Storytelling

Experience Barnsley

Places to Visit in Barnsley

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