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National Coal Mining Museum for England
National Coal Mining Museum for England(Overton)
Owner description: The National Coal Mining Museum for England is a unique place where the history of mining over several centuries is preserved both above and below ground. Meet a miner and descend... more Owner description: The National Coal Mining Museum for England is a unique place where the history of mining over several centuries is preserved both above and below ground. Meet a miner and descend 140m underground on a unique mine tour. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Newmillerdam Country Park
Newmillerdam Country Park
Attraction type: Parks; Bodies of Water
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Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Owner description: As one of the world’s leading open air galleries, Yorkshire Sculpture Park is an international centre for modern and contemporary art inspired by the natural beauty of the... more Owner description: As one of the world’s leading open air galleries, Yorkshire Sculpture Park is an international centre for modern and contemporary art inspired by the natural beauty of the historic 18th Century Bretton Estate.With a changing programme of exhibitions and a dynamic line up of events and activities throughout the year, each season brings something new to discover. less
Attraction type: Art Galleries; Parks
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Waterton Discovery Centre and Angler's Country Park
Waterton Discovery Centre and Angler's Country Park
Attraction type: Parks
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Nostell Priory and Parkland
Nostell Priory and Parkland
Owner description: 18th-century architectural masterpiece with landscape park and gardens, built on the site of a medieval priory, Nostell has been the home of the Winn family for 300 years... more Owner description: 18th-century architectural masterpiece with landscape park and gardens, built on the site of a medieval priory, Nostell has been the home of the Winn family for 300 years. Commissioned by Sir Rowland Winn in 1733, James Paine built the house. Later additions by Robert Adam created exceptional interiors.Visitors can explore 121 hectares (300 acres) of parkland with a range of walks and views. Gardens include lakeside walks, a newly planted orchard and an adventure playground.Inside the house, see a collection of Chippendale furniture made specially for Nostell. Paintings by Brueghel, Hogarth and Kauffmann. A John Harrison (Longitude) longcase clock and an 18th-century dolls' house. The restored Butler's Pantry is also open to view this year.Don't miss find the mouse in the 18th-century doll's house. Discover masterpieces by Chippendale, John Harrison and Brueghel. Enchanting menagerie garden, pleasure gardens and developing vegetable garden. Wear the children out on the play trail. Lose yourself in the extensive rolling parkland. Take a guided walk through the park - Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays less
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Moccha Cafe pizzeria
Moccha Cafe pizzeria
Ranked #1 of 445 Restaurants in Wakefield
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, European
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Rice n' Spice Indian & bangladeshi Cuisine
Rice n' Spice Indian & bangladeshi Cuisine
Ranked #2 of 445 Restaurants in Wakefield
Price: $17 - $19
Cuisines: Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
Good for: Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Jose's Tapas Restaurant
Jose's Tapas Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 445 Restaurants in Wakefield
Price: $7 - $21
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Royal Spice, Wakefield
The Royal Spice, Wakefield
Ranked #4 of 445 Restaurants in Wakefield
Price: $7 - $21
Cuisines: Indian, Asian, Balti
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Olive and Meze
Olive and Meze
Ranked #5 of 445 Restaurants in Wakefield
Price: $4 - $31
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Turkish, Greek, Grill, European, Middle Eastern
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Kirklands Hotel
Kirklands Hotel
$26 - $36 (£18 - £25)
Ranked #8 of 10 Wakefield B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Heath House
3.5 of 5
Heath House
$90 - $155
Ranked #1 of 2 Ossett B&B and Inns
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Premier Inn Wakefield City North Hotel
3.0 of 5
Premier Inn Wakefield City North Hotel
$64 - $136
Ranked #1 of 19 Hotels in Wakefield
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Premier Inn Wakefield South (M1, Jct39) Hotel
3.0 of 5
Premier Inn Wakefield South (M1, Jct39) Hotel
$64 - $111
Ranked #3 of 19 Hotels in Wakefield
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Waterton Park Hotel
4.0 of 5
Waterton Park Hotel
$131 - $223
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Walton
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Dimple Well Lodge
4.0 of 5
Dimple Well Lodge
$88 - $140 (£62 - £98)
Ranked #2 of 2 Ossett B&B and Inns
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