Yorkshire Day at Pontefract Castle
Historical Event, Tue 1 Aug 2017, free entry
Join Pontefract Castle for a special Yorkshire Day on Tuesday 1st August.
Find out about the Yorkshire soldier through the ages and how they fought in battle. Try your hand at archery to see if you can become the next Robin Hood. Join in with some fun activities and games for the whole family.
Yorkshires white rose will be flying high at the castle throughout the day as more celebrations will be taking place around Pontefract Town Centre and inside the Valley Gardens.
|Tue 1 Aug 2017||11:00 to 16:00|
SE 460222 53.69421 -1.30481
Continue onto Park Road (A639)
Turn left onto Southgate (A645)
For car parking:
Turn left onto North Baileygate. Car park located off Beech Hill. WF8 2JF
Disabled car-parking spaces are available at the Castle gates (approach via Spink Lane or Micklegate).
By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Monkhill/Baghill Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station
Walk from Pontefract town centre via Horsefair, Micklegate and Castle Chain.
: 0 miles from Pontefract, Monkhill station
- Coach parties accepted
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Disabled toilets
- Education/study area
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- Gift shop
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Regional Tourist Board Member
- Accepts groups