Welcome to Castleford

Have a wander around the historic market town of Castleford, stop for a coffee and then discover Castleford’s Roman past at the museum.

Head to the waterfront and visit Queen’s Mill, once thought to have been the largest stone grinding mill in the world with twenty pairs of grinding stones. Explore the fascinating history on special open days throughout the year organised by the Castleford Heritage Trust.

Love to shop? Browse a range of independent boutiques in the centre of town to find those perfect gifts then head to Juntion 32 Outlet Shopping Village to explore over 80 high street favourites. Just across the road you’ll find your next adrenaline rush on the real snow slope at Xscape Yorkshire.

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Spend, Spend, Spend

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Castleford Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Steady Cycle Ride

Steady Cycle Ride

Queen's Mill
Castleford Christmas Market

Castleford Christmas Market

Castleford Precinct
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire
Main Room

Bulsara and his Queenies

Castleford Civic Centre
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire
Adult Craft Session

Adult Craft Session

Castleford Museum
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire
Easy Cycle Ride

Easy Cycle Ride

Queen's Mill
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Murmeration 2017

Dusk Walks at Fairburn Ings

RSPB Fairburn Ings
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire

There's a world of discovery waiting for you to explore at Castleford Museum.

Learn about life under Roman rule, dress up like a solider and find out how Roman conquests shaped the Castleford we see today.

Celebrate the town's rugby league heritage, explore the stunning collection of glass and take part in exciting family workshops held throughout the year.

Get closer to nature at RSPB Fairburn Ings.

Whether it's wildlife watching, pond dipping or bird spotting you're after, Fairburn Ings is the place to be for nature lovers.

A relaxing stroll through the woodland and along the trails will see you come across a variety of habitats so make sure you're on the look out!