Wessenden Valley, Marsden Moor, West Yorkshire
Wessenden Valley, Marsden Moor, West Yorkshire National Trust Images / Robert Morris

Explore abbey ruins, magnificent houses, glorious gardens and some fantastic stretches of coast and countryside including the Dales and the North York Moors.

Couple enjoying music and lights at Fountains Abbey
Soak up the atmosphere in the abbey with Music and Lights this Christmas Chris Lacey

Festive days out in Yorkshire 

If you're looking for festive food, music and fun right up throughout the Christmas period, then look no further than a festive day out with us. We've got concerts, wreath making days, Father Christmas visits and plenty to keep the kids busy.

Red deer in the  Deer Park at Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal
You'll see red, fallow and sika deer as you explore the deer park National Trust Images / Paul Harris

Autumn wildlife in Yorkshire 

It's a busy time for nature in autumn. Look out for wild deer, mountain hares and migrating birds and go wildlife spotting in Yorkshire.

Fountains Abbey with a winter sky
Winter skies above the abbey are a beautiful sight Ann Wells

Fountains Abbey

Read about this Cistercian abbey, elegant Georgian water garden and medieval deer park.

Places to visit

Explore Yorkshire's national parks

Walkers and their dog sit in a meadow at Ravenscar looking out over Robin Hood's Bay
The Yorkshire Coast is perfect for cliff top walks and sea views National Trust Images / Joe Cornish

Explore the coast 

Discover the Old Coastguard Station, enjoy self-led walks and cycle routes from Ravenscar Visitor Centre or enjoy the cliff top views from The Loftus Alum Quarries.