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Sandal Castle Stunning Views

Sandal Castle. This motte and bailey castle dates to the 12th century and over look the site of the Battle of Wakefield, fought in 1460 when Richard, Duke of York and father of the future king Richard III was killed. After the siege of 1645, the castle was demolished...

The Hepworth Gallery Wakefield

Yorkshire’s inspiring new art gallery, celebrating the area’s unique artistic legacy and exploring the work of major contemporary artists. Designed by David Chipperfield Architects, it has ten gallery spaces making this one of the UK’s largest purpose...

Wakefield Historic City

Historically, Wakefield has been known as the "Merrie City" and has been well known for its medieval mystery plays. A church has been on the site of the present day Cathedral of All Saints since Roman times. The Cathedrals spire is 500 years old and its 75 metres make it the tallest in Yorkshire. The old town of...

The National Mining Museum

Discover the different ages of mining, from Victorian times when women and children worked underground alongside men, find out about the role of pit ponies and how modern machinery changed coalmining. The National Coal Mining Museum for England is located at Caphouse Colliery...

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