The Montpellier Quarter is home to an array of exclusive shops, pavement cafes, bars, award winning restaurants and the ‘Antiques and Art Centre of the North’.
Harlow Carr is a garden dominated by water, stone and woodland and is very much part of the surrounding Yorkshire landscape.
How far: 2.3 miles
A historic attraction in a beautiful location with memorable surroundings.
How far: 3.4 miles
A huge estate of beauty, contrasts and surprises, including the largest abbey ruins in the country and one of England’s most spectacular Georgian water gardens.
How far: 11.5 miles
A stronghold of medieval kings, the castle still stands towering over the River Nidd. A visit to the site includes a tour to discover what royalty got up to in the King’s Tower.
How far: 4.2 miles
|Wetherby||12 miles||25 mins|
|Ripon||12 miles||25 mins|
|Thirsk||25 miles||40 mins|
|York||22 miles||40 mins|
|Pontefract||30 miles||45 mins|
One of England’s greatest country houses with outstanding art collections, magnificent Adam interiors and Chippendale furniture.
How far: 19 miles
Castle Howard House sits in 1,000 acres of dramatic gardens, where visitors can discover hidden temples, statues, lakes and fountains.
How far: 35 miles
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Following the success of its well-established summer event, the National Centre for Early Music provides seasonal entertainment at venues across the city during the York Early Music Christmas Festival. Not surprsingly, concert repertoire and themes explore advent and sacred music.Read More
The festive Christkindelmarkt turns Leeds' Millennium Square into a winter shopping wonderland. Around 40 authentic German traders set up stalls offering seasonal gifts, food and carousel rides. A speciality food market offers traditional German Glühwein, Bratwurst and soup.Read More
Spectacular fireworks and bonfires in parks across Leeds brighten the city skyline this and every November to celebrate Guy Fawkes Night. At Roundhay Park a huge bonfire is lit at around 7.30pm, followed by fireworks at 8pm.Read More