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Children's Activity Event, from 1 May 2019, free entry

Pontefract Castle

Pontefract Castle

Details

A chance for you and younger members of the family to get creative together.

Join us in the Activity Zone to explore and learn about the history of Pontefract Castle through play or crafts; we offer a different activity each month.

Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy!

This drop-in activity session is free, but you still need to book a place.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 1 May 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 5 Jun 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 3 Jul 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 4 Sep 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 2 Oct 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 6 Nov 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 4 Dec 2019 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 1 Jan 2020 10:00 to 11:00
Wed 5 Feb 2020 10:00 to 11:00

Prices

Free entry

Booking Essential

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Location

Directions

See location of Pontefract Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 460222  Lat: 53.69421 Long: -1.30481

By Road:
M62 jct32
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.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Pontefract, Monkhill station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups