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60 fun things to do in South Yorkshire

The southernmost county of Yorkshire is a place that will have you charmed – from breathtaking scenery to industrial cities steeped in history, whether you want to enjoy the nature or head into the city with friends, South Yorkshire is a playground for all.

Enjoy a range of exciting outdoor activities in Doncaster, from stunning nature reserves to capture the imagination, activity centres that’ll keep the kids amused all day long and wildlife parks that make for a great family day out. History fans will be in their element at this spectacular medieval castle, or this piece of architectural history at Doncaster Mansion 

Head into Sheffield and explore this iconic northern city, where you can check out some fantastic museums, or enjoy a canal cruise to experience Sheffield in a relaxing way.

There’s plenty of free things to keep you entertained on a budget – explore one of England’s oldest botanic gardens, or head to the award winning Barnsley Museum & Discovery Centre with the kids.