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

A Family of Artists: The De Morgan Collection and Cannon Hall

Cannon Hall

Cracking Ceramics!

Cannon Hall

A Dutch Golden Age: Painters, Places and People in the 17th Century

Cannon Hall

Me and My Bear!

Cooper Gallery

Bears!

Cooper Gallery

Cannon Hall History Group

Experience Barnsley

Volunteer Work Days

Cannon Hall

Family History Surgeries

Experience Barnsley

Picturing the Park

Cannon Hall

Tours of the Site

Cannon Hall

Barnsley on Film

Experience Barnsley

Treasure in the Trees

Cannon Hall

Places to Visit in Barnsley

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Latest News

Paw'fect new exhibition opens in Barnsley

Visitors filled the Cooper Gallery at the weekend to celebrate the launch of the family-friendly exhibition. They were treated to storytelling in a specially built glade, outdoor games, craft activities, live piano music and a teddy bears picnic.