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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What’s On

Ensemble 360 (Apr 2017)

Barnsley Civic


Barnsley Civic

Coldplace & New2

Barnsley Metrodome

BBR Spring Extravaganza

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Last Laugh Comedy Club

Acorn Brewery

Nick Sharratt's Big Draw Along

Barnsley Civic

Guided Tours: The Earl’s Village of Iron and Coal

Elsecar Heritage Centre

1795 Newcomen Engine Open Days and Demonstrations

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Teddy Bears Picnic

Wentworth Castle Gardens

Unique Craft Fairs

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Little Wedding Village

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Spring Concert at Cannon Hall by the Ilesha Ladies Choir

Cannon Hall

Places to Visit in Barnsley

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World renowned De Morgan collection arrives at Cannon Hall

Arriving at Cannon Hall this Easter is a hand-picked selection of artworks from the De Morgan Collection. It is an unparalleled collection of work by the late 19th and early 20th century ceramicist William De Morgan and his artist wife Evelyn Pickering De Morgan.