Family Attractions and Days Out Re-Opening Post Lockdown!
With an easing of lockdown restrictions, some of our favourite outdoor attractions and gardens are re-opening over the coming weeks. Lots do still have restrictions in place and require pre-booking, I have included details below but please check out details directly before travelling.
Please also stick to the Government Guidance on what you can and can’t do – you can find that HERE.
Wolds Way Lavender: Opening 29th March 2021
Re-opening of Wolds Way Lavender and Nature Farm for local visitors, in line with government guidelines. A lot of time, care and consideration has gone into ensuring we are safe place for our visitors, team and community.
Online booking only to allow numbers to be managed. Card payments only. More details on Mumbler here.
Diggerland: Opening Monday 12th April 2021
Discounted tickets available to purchase up to 31st March, buy them here.
Diggerland Yorkshire, Willowbridge Lane, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 5NW
Active+ (Little Monkeys), Hull: Open from 29th March 2021
From 29th March the outdoor sports courts open (5-aside pitches) and Beetle’s Sensory Den opens (for 1 household bookings). From 10th April childrens classes that use the venue restart. Full details of all re-opening plans are on Mumbler here.
Sledmere: Open now Tuesday to Sunday for local exercise.
Currently open for local visitors – The Farm Shop, Grounds and Gardens, The Woodyard, The Stables takeaway, Newly renovated WCs
29th March the introduction of the rule of 6 or two households being able to meet outside applies. Also the travel restrictions are relaxing to ‘minimal’ rather than ‘stay at home’. This means we get to welcome more visitors and want to reassure you that we have everything in place to bring you a safe and enjoyable day out for all! The Adventure play area opens.
From the 13th April – The rare breed farm park, Wagoners special reserve museum, East Lodge holiday accommodation
From the 18th May – The grand opening of the newly renovated Coach House Cafe
All going well, the final restrictions should be lifted on the 21st June which mean Sledmere House will finally be reopened for pre-booked tours from 22nd.
They have put many procedures in place one being the limited ticket online booking (Click Here to Book). More details here
Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens: Opening 27th March 2021
From Saturday 27th March onwards our gardens, woodland, and adventure playground are open daily from 11am until 5pm. They will be serving takeaway seasonal food, baked treats and great coffee and hot drinks. Plants raised in the walled garden will be for sale.
Grounds only – Takeaway food & drink from Stables Kitchen. Children under 16 come free! (12th-18th Apr). Dogs always welcome
Must book tickets in advance. For more info visit their website here.
Skirlaugh, HU11 4LN. 01964 562400
Burnby Hall Gardens, Pocklington:
Open now seven days a week 10am to 4pm with last entry at 3.30pm. Up to Monday 29th March, we are open 10am to 4pm for local exercise only. Our New Season will commence from Thursday 1st April. From this date, we will to be open 7 days a week from 10am to 5.30pm (with last entry at 4.30pm). Pre-booking will remain in place. The Lilypad Café will remain closed until 12th April, but will provide a takeaway service now. The Children’s Play Area will be fully open from Thursday 1st April.
Entry for non-members is by pre-booking only using the link on the website
Filey Bird Garden & Animal Park: Opening 12th April 2021
Scarborough Road, Filey YO14 9PG
Sewerby Hall and Gardens
Between 27th March and 11th April 2021, the gardens, café (takeaway-only, no seating available), play area and toilets will be open, and admission prices will reflect the limited offer. Tickets are available on their website, advance booking is advised to guarantee admission.
If Government restrictions allow, the next phase of reopening is 12th April, with the zoo reopening and the outdoor seating policy returning to the café.