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Ranked #1 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Owner description: Tick Tock Unlock is a simple and exciting real life escape game designed for small groups of 3-5 people. You only have one... more » Owner description: Tick Tock Unlock is a simple and exciting real life escape game designed for small groups of 3-5 people. You only have one goal: escape from the room in 60 minutes by solving a series of puzzles, unravelling clues, and working together as a team to reveal the darkest secrets that have never been shared. Are you ready to put your wits to the test? « less
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Ranked #2 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Movie Theaters
Owner description: Established in 1914, the Hyde Park Picture House is one of the UK's oldest cinemas. The Grade II listed building features gas... more » Owner description: Established in 1914, the Hyde Park Picture House is one of the UK's oldest cinemas. The Grade II listed building features gas lighting, an ornate balcony, comfy red chairs, operational 35mm projectors and a small snack kiosk. It shows the best independent, classic and award winning cinema from around the world, as well as family films every Saturday at 12noon and regular Baby screenings on Wednesdays at 11am. Please check website for upcoming listings. « less
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Ranked #3 of 102 attractions in Leeds
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Ranked #4 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Built in 1865 above the White Swan public house in Swan Street Leeds. Most famous for hosting BBC's The Good Old Days for 30... more » Owner description: Built in 1865 above the White Swan public house in Swan Street Leeds. Most famous for hosting BBC's The Good Old Days for 30 years. The City Varieties Music Hall has a varied programme of Comedy, Music, Variety, Family shows and Pantomime « less
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Ranked #5 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Parks
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Ranked #6 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Specialty Museums; History Museums
Owner description: Home for the national collection of arms and armour that features five theme-galleries: War, Tournament, Self-Defense,... more » Owner description: Home for the national collection of arms and armour that features five theme-galleries: War, Tournament, Self-Defense, Hunting, and arms and armour of the Orient. « less
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Ranked #7 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Situated in the heart of Leeds, the Grand Theatre opened in 1878 and has been entertaining people ever since. With a wide... more » Owner description: Situated in the heart of Leeds, the Grand Theatre opened in 1878 and has been entertaining people ever since. With a wide programme from musicals to stand-up, opera to drama and ballet to family shows, there's bound to be something that you'll enjoy. « less
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Ranked #8 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Religious Sites
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Ranked #9 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
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Ranked #10 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Golf Courses
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Ranked #11 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #12 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Parks
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Ranked #13 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Historic Sites; Parks
Owner description: One of the great country houses of England set within a Capability Brown landscape surrounded by beautiful parkland which... more » Owner description: One of the great country houses of England set within a Capability Brown landscape surrounded by beautiful parkland which includes a working rare breeds farm, Temple Newsam has so much to offer visitors.Famous as the birth place of Lord Darnley, notorious husband of Mary Queen of Scots, Temple Newsam House is a truly impressive Tudor-Jacobean mansion. Described as the Hampton Court of the North with over 40 lovingly restored rooms to view, it is now home to one of the most important collections of decorative arts. Explore the treasures of silver, ceramics, fine art, Chippendale furniture, and wallpaper all housed within the Tudor Jacobean Mansion. Discover the stories of the people who lived at Temple Newsam by joining one of our regular weekly tours or picking up the FREE audio guide. Look out for holiday activities and craft fun for all ages and the changing programme of talks, concerts and theatre. Visit our special, changing programme of exhibitions. Take time to visit the gift shop offering a range of products inspired by the collections within the House followed by lunch or tea in the Stables Tea room. Explore the lakeside walks and gardens of delphiniums, rhododendrons, flocks and asters. See a variety of rare breed animals in the Rare Breed Farm. Enjoy some leisure time and book our football pitches, enjoy a round of golf, walk in the woods and discover the folly or explore the bridle paths. « less
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Ranked #14 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: Step back in time and wander through the enchanting streets, shops and houses and experience life as a Victorian. As a fun,... more » Owner description: Step back in time and wander through the enchanting streets, shops and houses and experience life as a Victorian. As a fun, family-friendly and interactive museum, Abbey House Museum is a great day out for all the family. Come to one of our many family sessions as advertised on our website or pop in with friends for a trip down memory lane.On the ground floor visit Stephen Harding Gate, the 19th century equivalent of a modern high street, for some old fashioned retail therapy. In the back streets, see the home of the window washer woman or pop into the Sunday-School. On the first floor, see our Childhood and Community Galleries along with the changing programme of exhibitions. Abbey House Museum is situated directly across the road from the historical site of Kirkstall Abbey, set in wonderful parkland along the banks of the River Aire. « less
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Ranked #15 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Historic Sites; Specialty Museums
Owner description: The award winning Thackray Medical Museum is a completely unique visitor attraction. With nine interactive galleries, the... more » Owner description: The award winning Thackray Medical Museum is a completely unique visitor attraction. With nine interactive galleries, the fascinating exhibitions and collections tell a story of health that affects us all. Hear and smell what it was like to walk the grimy streets of Victorian Leeds, find out what it was like to undergo an operation without anaesthetic and explore your body in our jaw-dropping Life Zone gallery. Discover how medicine past and present is changing your future. We are bigger than you think, please allow 2-3 hours for your visit. *Tickets last for 12 months! *FREE weekly family activities and an ever-changing calendar of events and exhibitions. *Large on-site car park. *Learning cafe serving luches and tasty treats. *Curiosity shop selling a range of unique gifts and souvenirs. We are on Facebook and Twitter « less
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Ranked #16 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #18 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #19 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Ranked #20 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Golf Courses
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Ranked #21 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Museums; History Museums
Owner description: Housed in what was once the world's largest woollen mill, Leeds Industrial Museum houses a wealth of gems located in a... more » Owner description: Housed in what was once the world's largest woollen mill, Leeds Industrial Museum houses a wealth of gems located in a beautiful riverside setting. Step back in time to learn about the industrial history of Leeds from manufacturing textiles and clothing to printing, engineering and locomotives, which the city was world famous for. « less
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Ranked #22 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Gardens
Owner description: Come in out of the cold; at Tropical World, you will always get a warm welcome. Explore the tropics and exotic places from... more » Owner description: Come in out of the cold; at Tropical World, you will always get a warm welcome. Explore the tropics and exotic places from around the world. Experience life in the jungle and the desert. Meet cuddly creatures of the night and come face to face with some amazing characters. All on your own doorstep!Tropical World is Leeds most visited family attraction and has featured on CBBC. We are home to a number of animals, including; crocodiles, butterflies, bats, snakes and our gorgeous meerkat family! We also have a bird collection that includes rare species. « less
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Ranked #23 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Museums
Owner description: Leeds City Museum offers an exciting, fun and interactive day out for all the family. There are six galleries for you to... more » Owner description: Leeds City Museum offers an exciting, fun and interactive day out for all the family. There are six galleries for you to visit as well as a changing programme of family friendly exhibitions, please see our website for our latest exhibitions.Come and find the Leeds Tiger in the Life on Earth Gallery or get interactive by camouflaging yourself. Discover the mummy of Nesyammun in the Ancient Worlds Gallery or try a game of Greek Gods and Goddesses Top Trumps. Explore the history of Leeds in the Leeds Story Gallery, from the first archaeological finds to changing community displays reflecting people’s lives in the city today. Investigate the varied collections of Leeds Museums and Galleries in the Collectors Cabinet Gallery. Find out more about world cultures in the World View Gallery, which has a new theme for 2014 of the Voices of Asia. All that in one building! « less
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Ranked #24 of 102 attractions in Leeds
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Ranked #25 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #26 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Ranked #27 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Scenic Railroads; Parks

Middleton railway based in Leeds lays claim to be the oldest working railway in the world. The railway's base at Moor Road in Hunslet, Leeds boasts a shop and cafe, serving hot... more »

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Ranked #28 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Owner description: St Aidan's is a perfect place to get close to nature and relax, unwind or exercise in a stress-free environment. Just outside... more » Owner description: St Aidan's is a perfect place to get close to nature and relax, unwind or exercise in a stress-free environment. Just outside Leeds on the banks of the River Aire, it's a big new space to walk, run, cycle, or ride your horse and enjoy the wildlife that surrounds you. It has a wide range of wild plants and animals, and is home to thousands of birds, brown hares, roe deer, wild flowers and insects - all living in a stunning landscape of vast reedbeds, grassland, woodland, lakes, ponds and islands. With a variety of circular paths of varying lengths and large areas of open grassland, St Aidan's is a great place for families to enjoy the outdoors, share a picnic and play together. Over 7.5 Miles (12 km) of footpaths, bridleways and cycle routes connect the surrounding communities, with links to national footpath and cycle networks. St Aidan's is a fantastic place for locals wishing to explore the wider countryside or as a destination for people who love nature. « less
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Ranked #29 of 102 attractions in Leeds
Category: Parks
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Ranked #30 of 102 attractions in Leeds
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