Welcome to Yorkshire, the tourism organisation
that represents the UK’s largest county, has launched a “Yorkshire
Pass” for tourists to get the most of their visit to the
Available online and from all Visitor
Information Centres, the Yorkshire Pass offers entry to over 70 of
Yorkshire’s top attractions, from Yorkshire Wildlife Park to the
Air Museum at Elvington and from JORVIK Viking Centre to the
National Railway Museum in York.
Used in conjunction with a special offers booklet, the Pass facilitates visits to some of
Britain’s most popular attractions at a fraction of the normal cost.
Passes cost from Ł30 to Ł70 with special prices for children.
The cost of the passes depends on the number of days that they are
There are over 60 special offers included with
the Yorkshire Pass, such as discounts on shopping, restaurants, theatre
tickets and all the best that Yorkshire has to offer.
Gary Verity, CE Welcome to Yorkshire,
said, “Yorkshire is popular for its rich history,
idyllic gardens, fascinating museums and great food. With The
Yorkshire Pass, visitors can experience everything that Yorkshire
has to offer at a reasonable price. It’s fun for all the family
and there is something for everyone – it really is a great way to
There is a wide selection of tours and
attractions available with The Yorkshire Pass, including:
- The York
Brewery Tour is York’s own and only independent brewery. Using the
Yorkshire Pass, guests can sample local beer and tour the brewery.
- Experience the sights and sounds of Victorian Britain at York
Castle Museum. Famous for it’s costumes and social history,
visitors can enjoy a step back in time.
- The world’s largest
maze! Get lost in York’s maize maze, watch pig races and meet all
the farm animals.
- The York Dungeon transports visitors back to
‘the Burning Times,’ complete with burnings, Guy Fawkes and
highwayman. This is a spectacle not to be missed by history lovers.
The Yorkshire Pass is valid for the dates stated on the card
and is not valid for same-day return visits to any one attraction.
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