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3 Best Places To Visit in Ripon, UK

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NEWBY HALL & GARDENS

Estate Office, Newby Hall, Ripon HG4 5AE Directions

Since 1920

Here’s The Deal:
Newby Hall & Gardens is one of the prominent Adam Houses in England. It is 25 acres, with a shop, exhibitions & an adventure playground for seasonal kids. Sir Christopher Wren designed it. The garden is home to a beautiful array of furniture by Chippendale, tapestries by Gobelins and classical statuary. The iconic Teddy Bear exhibition and the beautiful Dollshouse exhibition feature more than 65 elegant houses that will impress and entertain you. The house is a fascinating place to explore structure, texture, style and mathematical proportions, and also architecture and social history.

SPECIALITY:
Architectural Structure, Tourist Attraction, Adventure Playground, The Miniature Railway, Eat and Drink, The Bear House, Matombo and Grantham Room Exhibition, Group Visits, Disabled Visitors, School Visits & Shop

£Price: SEASON TICKETS:
Adult: £45
Child:£25

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Mon-Sun: 11am - 5pm

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WORKHOUSE MUSEUM & GARDEN

Sharow View, Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE Directions

Since 1854

Here’s The Deal:
Workhouse Museum & Garden is home of the Workhouse Museum trio located in Ripon, UK. It is a museum of vagrant cells, dining halls and a preserved kitchen garden in a former Victorian workhouse and it tells the story of the lives of many working-men in the 19th century. Visitors can explore the very elegant house in Allhallowgate, with flower beds, trees, lilacs and even a passionflower in the gardens. Former Ordnance Survey plans and original accounting documents in the museum provide some insight into the history of the workhouse. Children age five nd under can explore the museum with free admision.

SPECIALITY:
House, Display, Exhibitions, Visitor Center, Carbolic Soap, School, Vegetable Garden, Guardians’, Master's Study and Dining, Artwork, The Pantry, Classroom & Inmates Dining Hall

£Price: Adult: £16.50
Child(age 6-15 years): £9.50
Concession (over 60; students; Armed Forces Discount; Disabled; Unemployed. Proof may be required):£15.50
Family & Friends(Includes up to 2 adults and 3 children 6-15yrs): £31
Small Family(one adult and one child 6-15yrs): £21

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riponmuseums.co.uk/museum...

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Mon-Sun: 10am - 4pm

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PRISON & POLICE MUSEUM

St. Marygate, Ripon HG4 1LX Directions

Since 1984

Here’s The Deal:
Prison & Police Museum is a museum of costumed reenactments, hands-on exhibits and police memorabilia in an 1800s prison. It is located in the housed in the former Ripon Liberty Prison. It is the place to explore the history of Yorkshire policing and the harsh realities of the Victorian prison. The museum holds an art installation by Faye Claridge. Visitors can explore the history of female prisoners through audio, textiles and photographs and also shares the stories of current and historic female prisoners. The artwork provides information about the human experience of justice processes with prison. Prison & Police Museum offers free admission for children age five and under.

SPECIALITY:
Historical Information, Tourist Place, Exhibitions, Collections, Displays, Artefacts, House, Prison and Parade and Mess Room, Report Writing Room & Police Station

£Price: Adult (16+): £7.50
Concession (60+/Students): £7.00
Child (6-15yrs): £5.50

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riponmuseums.co.uk/museum...

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Mon-Sun: 1am - 4pm

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