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

Rock around the Hall – Jive dance lessons

Cannon Hall

Outdoor Adventures (Sponsored by the Co-op) Make a Woodland Journey Stick

Cannon Hall

Drawing, Dipping and Discovery Day Free Friday!

RSPB Old Moor Nature Reserve

Newcomen Engine Open Days and Demonstrations

Elsecar Heritage Centre

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

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Cooper Gallery Art Club

Cooper Gallery

Mind, Body & Spirit Fair

Elsecar Heritage Centre

Dogs Don't Do Ballet

RSPB Old Moor Nature Reserve

Drawing, Dipping and Discovery Day

RSPB Old Moor Nature Reserve

Hear My Voice - Under 5's Storytelling

Experience Barnsley

Children’s Summer Baking Club

Cannon Hall

Tuesday Tales

RSPB Old Moor Nature Reserve

Places to Visit in Barnsley

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