Mother Shiptons Cave
KnaresboroughCaves and Mines
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 27.2 miles from York
National Coal Mining Museum
WakefieldMuseums and Art Galleries
Suitable for ages: 0-12 •Indoor, Outdoor 43.1 miles from York
WorksopCaves and Mines
Suitable for ages: 4+ •Outdoor 48.8 miles from York
Find The Best Caves and Mines in York
We've rounded up the best caves and mines in York in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 3 York caves and mines to pick from. Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, tours and river cruises or railway and transport attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!
All the caves and mines we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.
Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.
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