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

Once Upon a Twisted Tale

Cannon Hall

Antiques Fair

Elsecar Heritage Centre

The Friends of Archives Daytime Social and Talk

Experience Barnsley

Family History Surgeries

Experience Barnsley

Elsecar by Twilight

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Elsecar Making History!

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Worsbrough Mill Country Fair

Worsbrough Mill

Hands on History - Crime & Punishment

Experience Barnsley

Jane Austen and Marriage – Fact or Fiction Talk with Light Supper

Cannon Hall

Fanny Price and Emma Woodhouse Literary Talk with Regency Afternoon Tea

Cannon Hall

Newcomen Engine Open Days and Demonstrations

Elsecar Heritage Centre

The Earl’s Village of Iron & Coal – Guided Tours

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Places to Visit in Barnsley

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