20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Aberford Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Aberford

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Aberford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 94 Aberford museums and art galleries to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries 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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Mum and daughter drawing at Castleford Museum

Castleford Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Castleford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Castleford Museum enjoys a playful look at the history of the town, creating a space for arts, crafts and intrigue on the top floor of the local libr...

Outside view of Thackray Museum in Leeds

Thackray Medical Museum5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Does your little one want to be a doctor when they grow up? With 9 interactive galleries to experience, the Thackray Medical Museum is an absolutely...

Outside view of Thwaite Mills Watermill Museum in Leeds

Thwaite Watermill

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Thwaite Watermill, nestled on an island with beautiful riverside surroundings, is one the last remaining examples of a water powered mill in Britain!...

Hall of Steel at Royal Armouries Leeds

Royal Armouries Leeds

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Learn about swords and armour from around the world and make sure you catch one of the displays of jousting, falconry and horsemanship, all at the Ro...

Outside view of The Tetley in Leeds

The Tetley

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Tetley is a contemporary arts centre where you can see the latest in modern art under the roof of the historic art deco building of former Tetley...

Outside view of Leeds City Museum in Leeds

Leeds City Museum

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Get interactive at Leeds City Museum. Dig up some fossils or take a walk with the Egyptians in one of many of the museums interactive galleries. Keep...

Leeds Art Gallery

Leeds Art Gallery

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fancy yourself a bit of a culture vulture? Take your little ones to visit Leeds Art Gallery; it’s one of the best contemporary art galleries in the c...

Girls at Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills

Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills, housed in what was once the largest woollen mill in the world in a beautiful riverside setting, will take yo...

Old Victorian stone houses at Abbey House Museum in Leeds

Abbey House Museum3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Abbey House Museum step back in time and wander through the enchanting streets, shops and houses and experience life as a Victorian. As a fun, fam...

Boy looking at crocodile at Wakefield Museum

Wakefield Museum

  • Wakefield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Wakefield Museum the main displays tell the story of Wakefield's history and that of the people who shaped it. No boring chronology here! Themes s...

Girls colouring at The Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Wakefield2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Wakefield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Hepworth Wakefield has over 1,600 sq m of light-filled gallery spaces, making it one of the largest exhibition spaces outside of the capital and...

Family on miniature train at National Railway Musuem in York

National Railway Museum

  • York
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At National Railway Museum there are big trains, bigger rides, it's the perfect platform for the biggest railway day out ever! Great for kids of all...

Jorvik Viking Centre

Jorvik Viking Centre4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • York
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Turn your next family day out into a discovery expedition back in time as you delve into York’s fascinating Viking legacy at JORVIK Viking Centre. Th...

Boy looking at display at Yorkshire Museum in York

Yorkshire Museum

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Visit the Yorkshire Museum and see the bare bones of the cities past. Take a trip to a museum with fantastic exhibits about the old capital of the no...

Displays at York Castle Museum

York Castle Museum

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

York Castle Museum is one of Britain's leading museums of everyday life. It shows how people used to live by displaying thousands of household object...

People looking around at Yorks Chocolate Story

York's Chocolate Story5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • York
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

While other British cities were built on steel, coal or wool, York’s history is somewhat sweeter as you’ll discover at York’s Chocolate Story. Discov...

Outside view of The Royal Pump Room Museum in Harrogate

The Royal Pump Room Museum

  • Harrogate
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Royal Pump Room Museum is a small but full family friendly museum where you can discover Harrogate's spa history through fascinating displays. Yo...

DIG: An Archaeological Adventure

DIG: An Archaeological Adventure

  • York
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

DIG: An Archaeological Adventure is a unique hands-on experience that will allow your little explorers to truly feel the thrill of archaeological dis...

Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park

Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Batley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park offers a fun, fascinating, and free day out for the family with plenty to discover. Bagshaw Museum, housed in an extra...

Visitors looking at gallery at Bradford Industrial Museum

Bradford Industrial Museum

  • Bradford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bradford Industrial Museum is on the site of a former Worsted Mill, complete with mill managers house with its splendid Victorian décor, and in contr...

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