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

Gods’ Land in God’s County: Ancient Egypt in Yorkshire

Experience Barnsley

From Sackville Street to the Valley of the Kings: The Art of Harold Jones

Cooper Gallery

English Open Snooker

Barnsley Metrodome

1795 Elsecar New Colliery & Newcomen Engine Open Days

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Pumpkin Festival

Cannon Hall Farm

Guided Tour: The Earls Village of Iron and Coal

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Unique Gift Fair

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Cannon Hall Museum

Cannon Hall

Egyptian live arts café - The Egyptian Odyssey

Experience Barnsley

Resurrecting Ancient Egypt: A Monumental Yorkshire Journey

Cannon Hall

Places to Visit in Barnsley

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