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World of James Herriot
World of James Herriot
Owner description: You’ve probably read the books written by James Alfred Wight or watched “All Creatures Great and Small” on TV. Now come and see where James Herriot, the world’s most famous vet... more Owner description: You’ve probably read the books written by James Alfred Wight or watched “All Creatures Great and Small” on TV. Now come and see where James Herriot, the world’s most famous vet, lived, worked and relaxed. See his home and surgery in Thirsk; travel back in time to what life was like when James was a vet in Yorkshire. See the car he drove, step into the TV set, try your hand at being a vet and even experience what it was like to hide in a World War 2 air raid shelter! less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Falconry UK
Falconry UK
Owner description: Enjoy the thrills and excitement of falconry at the Birds of Prey and Conservation Centre, with over 70 birds and 30 species.Eagles, falcons, hawks, kites, vultures and owls will... more Owner description: Enjoy the thrills and excitement of falconry at the Birds of Prey and Conservation Centre, with over 70 birds and 30 species.Eagles, falcons, hawks, kites, vultures and owls will swoop and dive around you as you sit in a beautiful English garden. Our skilled handlers will explain why the birds hunt and fly as they do, where they come from in the wild and how they are trained.We also provide falconry experience days for both adults and children, experiences days start from £30.. less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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White Horse of Kilburn and Sutton Bank
White Horse of Kilburn and Sutton Bank
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Lookouts
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Sutton Bank National Park Centre
Sutton Bank National Park Centre
Attraction type: National Parks; Biking Trails; Visitor Centers
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St Mary's Church
St Mary's Church
Attraction type: Churches & Cathedrals
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Dog and Gun Knayton
Dog and Gun Knayton
Ranked #1 of 57 Restaurants in Thirsk
Cuisines: British, Pub
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Bliss Cafe, Thirsk
Bliss Cafe, Thirsk
Ranked #2 of 57 Restaurants in Thirsk
Cuisines: Irish, Coffee Shop, British
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Coffee & Tea, Lunch, Reservations
Upstairs Downstairs Tearooms, Deli & Sandwich Bar
Upstairs Downstairs Tearooms, Deli & Sandwich Bar
Ranked #3 of 57 Restaurants in Thirsk
Cuisines: Irish, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Coffee & Tea, Lunch
Henna Spice Lounge
Henna Spice Lounge
Ranked #4 of 57 Restaurants in Thirsk
Cuisines: Indian, Irish, Thai
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Fantinos
Fantinos
Ranked #5 of 57 Restaurants in Thirsk
Price: $20 - $39
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

St James House
St James House
$45 - $75
Ranked #12 of 23 Thirsk B&B and Inns

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The Unicorn
The Unicorn
$61 - $109 (GBP 39 - 70)
Ranked #6 of 7 Hotels in Ripon
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Laburnum House
Laburnum House
$62 - $109 (GBP 40 - 70)
Ranked #1 of 23 Thirsk B&B and Inns
Old Oak Cottages
4.0 of 5
Old Oak Cottages
$99 - $149
The Gallery Bed & Breakfast
4.0 of 5
The Gallery Bed & Breakfast
$107 - $118 (GBP 69 - 76)
Ranked #3 of 23 Thirsk B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Newsham Grange Farm Bed & Breakfast
4.0 of 5
Newsham Grange Farm Bed & Breakfast
$123 - $142 (GBP 79 - 91)
Ranked #2 of 23 Thirsk B&B and Inns
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The Poplars - Rooms & Cottages
4.0 of 5
The Poplars - Rooms & Cottages
$114 - $126 (GBP 73 - 81)
Ranked #4 of 23 Thirsk B&B and Inns
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Meadowcroft Bed and Breakfast
4.0 of 5
Meadowcroft Bed and Breakfast
$110 - $132 (GBP 71 - 85)
Ranked #5 of 23 Thirsk B&B and Inns
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.