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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Guided Tour: The Earls Village of Iron and Coal

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Ancient Egypt comes to Barnsley - Study Days

Experience Barnsley

Bandfest 2017

Acorn Brewery

1795 Elsecar New Colliery & Newcomen Engine Open Days

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Regency Ball

Cannon Hall

Unique Gift Fair

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Print your own Lino-cut Christmas cards

Cooper Gallery

Ancient Egypt - Study Days

Cooper Gallery

'A Christmas Carol' at Cannon Hall Museum

Cannon Hall

Ancient Egypt - Study Days

Cooper Gallery

Christmas Market Etsy and Made Local at the Digital Media Centre

Barnsley Town Centre

BBR - Winter Wonders

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Places to Visit in Barnsley

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