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Best Treasure Hunts In York

We've rounded up the best treasure hunts in York in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 0 York treasure hunts to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the treasure hunts 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.

Find your perfect day out

We're still waiting to list treasure hunts in York but there's still plenty of fun to be had – try one of these instead!

Sundown Adventureland

  • Retford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Sometimes taking younger kids to the bigger theme parks can feel like a waste of time and money, as you walk past yet another thrill ride they aren’t...

Creswell Crags5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Worksop
  • Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Creswell Crags is an ancient limestone gorge honeycombed with intriguing caves and smaller fissures. Cool stone tools and remains of animals found in...

National Fishing Heritage Centre

  • Grimsby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

National Fishing Heritage Centre provides a fascinating insight into Grimsby's maritime history, so why not sign up as a crewmember and find out why...

The Scarborough Fair Collection

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Scarborough Fair Collection has some quality vintage items that have been restored to full working order. The ever growing collection has quite a...

Filey Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Filey
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Calling all detectives! Young and old, amateur or expert - all of you are essential to breaking the Filey Mystery Treasure Trail. It’s a real doozy....

Hull and East Riding Museum

  • Hull
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bring the kids and see 235 million years of history brought to life from majestic mammoths to scary Saxon invaders! All visitors to theHull and East...

Streetlife - Hull Museum of Transport

  • Hull
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Streetlife - Museum of Transport tells the story of 200 years of transport in Hull, ideal for kids that love cars of all kinds. Everyone will enjoy g...

Curious About Hull

  • Hull
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Explore, Discover and Enjoy Hull, the 2017 UK City of Culture, in a unique and fun way, with Curious About Hull! The two self-guided, treasure hunt s...



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Seven Seas Fish Trail

  • Hull
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

The unique Seven Seas Fish Trail is a terrific way to explore Hull with children! Find the fish by following Hull's remarkable art trail creating a 2...

Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Abbeydale Works was once the largest water-powered industrial site on the River Sheaf: a dedicated place of highly skilled metal working from 1697 to...

The National Videogame Museum

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Do your little ones love video games? Who doesn’t! At The National Videogame Museum in Sheffield, you can play them, make them, and even learn about...

Sheffield Manor Lodge

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sheffield Manor Lodge Sheffield Manor Lodge is the last remains of what was once the Great Sheffield Deer Park. Today you can visit the Discovery Cen...

Weston Park Museum

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Weston Park Museum boasts extensive collections in many areas including social, natural and global history, with a wealth of permanent and temporary...

National Emergency Services Museum

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Get hands-on with 200 years of emergency services history at the The National Emergency Services Museum! Step inside a real Victorian combined fire,...

The Winter Garden

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

The Winter Garden is a great place to stop for a peaceful time out in the heart of Sheffield and it's right beside the Millennium Gallery too so perf...

The Sheffield Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Sheffield Treasure Hunt Trail is a sure winner for aspiring spies or pirates in training. After cracking clues and working as a team, any gold do...

Weston Park Sheffield

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Weston Park is a place where you can ‘wind the kids up and release' as this is a family friendly museum with four different Family Trails to follow o...

Graves Gallery

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Graves Gallery has something for everyone with 8 galleries of imaginatively shown artwork. It is worth the walk to the top floor above the city's lib...

Millennium Gallery

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Millennium Gallery should be your destination if you and the kids are interested in craft, art and design. The permanent metalwork collection is one...

Curious About Sheffield

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Sheffield gives an entertaining glimpse into what makes this fascinating Yorkshire city what it is today. Resident or just visiting you...

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