Visitor Information Point at Wakefield Cathedral
Information Centre, free entry
Are you in the city for the day and want more information about Wakefield?
Wakefield Cathedral is now home to the new Visitor Information Point, your first port of call for tourism information in the Wakefield District.
Located inside Treacy Hall next to the Cathedral, the VIP offers both visitors and local residents up to date information about where to go and what’s on across the Wakefield district and wider areas of Yorkshire.
You’ll be welcomed by friendly volunteers who are happy to help with all of your tourism enquiries.
The VIP offers information on new exhibitions, upcoming events and festivals, countryside activities for families, performances and live music events, how to get around on public transport and information on wider attractions and places of interest in Yorkshire.
The Visitor Information Point is here to help you get the most out of your visit to Wakefield.
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Follow the signs for Wakefield City Centre from the M1 or M62. There is no parking at this venue as it is located in a pedestrian precinct. Pay and display parking is available on Northgate or at the Ridings Shopping Centre opposite.
Nearest Railway Station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station (5 min walk)
Nearest Bus Station: Wakefield Bus Station (2 min walk)
A taxi rank (Black and White Cabs) is located on Union Street (2 min walk)
- Baby changing facilities
- Coach parties accepted
- Disabled toilets
- Education/study area
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- Gift shop
- On-site light refreshments
- Regional Tourist Board Member
- Wheelchairs available
- Accepts groups
- Facilities for conferencing