Some suggestions about places to visit within 30 miles of Pocklington.

Each entry includes a link to a website with more detailed information.

Watersports suitable for all ages and abilities plus our hugely popular inflatable Aqua Park.
Who will your little one choose to be when they enter the exciting little world of imaginative play? Maybe a vet, farmer, baker, customer, shopkeeper, builder or even a firefighter?
The flower of Yorkshire. Described by Monty Don as “a beautiful modern garden created on the grandest possible scale”,
Pocklington’s unique Gardens have justifiably been called “a jewel in Yorkshire’s crown” and are home to a National Collection of over eighty varieties of Hardy Water Lilies
Burton Agnes Hall is a house of immense charm and character. It has many unusual features and is fortunate in suffering so little from alterations or additions in its history.
Visit the iconic interiors of Castle Howard and enjoy access to the grounds, adventure playground, shops and restaurants.
Step back in time and experience World War 2
If you have always wanted to experience the thrill of real motor racing or just want to try something different, come to Hull Karting and have the time of your life.
Climb aboard at the Streetlife Museum of Transport and enjoy all the sights, sounds and smells of the past.
The Humber Bridge Country Park Local Nature Reserve is a haven for people and wildlife set amongst woods, meadows, ponds and cliffs.
Join us for a beautiful horse drawn woodland carriage ride around a private country Estate between Selby and York
Murton Park is a must-experience, one-stop Living Museum for those who love to create memories that can span the eons of time.
Escape the day-to-day and join us for a journey through time.
England’s Fairy Sanctuary and delightful woodland attraction.
Discover days out filled to the brim with imagination and fun. Wander into the world of Fairies & Trolls, Walk with Dinosaurs or even run away with us to the Circus!
Magnificent gardens and zoo to the deep rooted heritage of the house.
Bringing the Best of Art, History, Architecture & Gardens to life
One of the most spectacular aquariums in the world and home to magnificent sharks, turtles, penguins and the UK’s only Green sawfish.
Forest school inspired activities, designed to provide children with unforgettable experiences.
Explore 110 acres of country park and nature reserve, discover how green you are with our interactive displays or just chill out by the ponds and feed the ducks.
The museum tells the story of the transatlantic slave trade and its abolition, as well as dealing with contemporary slavery. Galleries also offer a fascinating glimpse into West African culture.
Adventurous play days out, with a homemade food and drink offering voted best in the UK!
Join award-winning entertainer and magician the wizrd of York for five-star family fun with spellbinding magic, comedy and a dash of York’s history!
At Woldie’s, we want to help everyone get outside and explore the beautiful nature of the Yorkshire Wolds together.
York Castle Museum is a museum located in York, North Yorkshire, England, on the site of York Castle, which was originally built by William the Conqueror in 1068.
Created from over one million living, growing maize plants, York Maze is not just the largest maze in the UK it’s an award winning fun filled, day out in the country.
One of the largest independent museums of aviation in the United Kingdom.
Spectacular Lavender Gardens, a Specialist Plant Nursery, Children’s Play Area

There are other useful websites listing one off events not far from Pocklington.

Many events are organised by ‘East Riding Council’ and you can access more information here.