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

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Clayton West

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Clayton West in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 107 Clayton West 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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Kids playing at Cannon Hall Museum, Park And Gardens in Barnsley

Cannon Hall Museum, Park And Gardens

  • Barnsley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cannon Hall Museum, Park and Gardens provides the perfect family day out. This stunning Georgian country house offers a variety of children's activit...

Kids holding rocks at National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield

National Coal Mining Museum5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Wakefield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Go on an adventure 140m underground at the National Coal Mining Museum. It’ll give the family a chance to see a century old tradition usually hidden...

Kids doing hands on activities at Cooper Gallery in Barnsley

Cooper Gallery

  • Barnsley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Easily accessible in the heart of Barnsley town centre, the Cooper Gallery is the perfect place to spend a relaxing afternoon with the family. It has...

Kids colouring at Experience Barnsley

Experience Barnsley

  • Barnsley
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Experience Barnsley is a Museum and Discovery Centre dedicated to the people and history of Barnsley. The Museum and Discovery Centre are located in...

Outside view of Tolson Museum and Ravensknowle Park in Huddersfield

Tolson Museum and Ravensknowle Park

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tolson Museum and Ravensknowle Park is great for a fascinating and fun day out, with plenty for everyone to enjoy, and it's free to visit! The museum...

Girl on bike at Worsbrough Mill Museum and Country Park in Barnsley

Worsbrough Mill Museum and Country Park

  • Barnsley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Children will have a great day out exploring the stunning surroundings of Worsbrough Mill and its 240 acre nature reserve. While taking a stroll they...

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...

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...

Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Eureka! The National Children's Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Halifax
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Eureka! The National Children’s Museum is for parents who want their children to be curious about the world around them. The UK’s only fully interact...

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...

Family at Elsecar Heritage Centre in Barnsley

Elsecar Heritage Centre

  • Barnsley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Elsecar Heritage Centre is built on the site of industrial workshops dating to the 1800s and the charmingly restored historical buildings now house a...

Outside view of Colne Valley Museum in Huddersfield

Colne Valley Museum

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Colne Valley Museum is an 1850s revival exhibit and features a recreated period kitchen and other historical elements that add great atmosphere to th...

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!...

The Piece Hall building

The Piece Hall

  • Halifax
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Looking to get some culture with your kids? At The Piece Hall in Halifax, you’ll find everything from spectacular circus shows to fantastic seasonal...

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...

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...

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 Bankfield Museum in Halifax

Bankfield Museum

  • Halifax
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bankfield Museum has been a local gem since 1887 and tells tales of the local area through diverse and creative collections. It’ll be a winner with k...

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...

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...

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