Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery
Chequer Rd, Doncaster, DN1 2AE Tel: 01302 734293

Description:
A wide range of collections including art, sculpture, ceramics and silver, amongst others. Also historical & archeological displays. The collection of the Kings Own Yorkshire Infantry is housed here. Ring for details of temporary exhibitions.

Location:
Doncaster, off inner ring road. (for Doncaster, J3 off M18, or J36 off A1(M))

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 2-5

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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Kelham Island Industrial Museum
Alma St, Sheffield, S3 8RY Tel: 0114 272 2106

Description:
Reconstructions, audio-visual presentations and displays illustrate the stoy of Sheffield - its industry and life

Location:
Sheffield (0.5m NW of City centre)

Opening Times:
Mon-Thu 10-4, Sun 11-4.45

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
£2.50, children £1.25

 

 

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Monk Bretton Priory
Barnsley Tel: 01226 204089

Description:
Ruins of a Cluniac monastery founded in 1153. There are extensive remains of the fully restored 14c gatehouse

Location:
1m E of Barnsley, off A633

Opening Times:
Apr-Sep daily 10-6; Oct, 10-4; Nov-Mar, Wed-Sun 10-4 (or dusk if earlier)

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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Museum
Clifton Park, Clifton ln, Rotherham, S65 2AA Tel: 01709 382121

Description:
This museum, housed in a mansion designed by John Carr, is noted for its Roman relics from the site of a fort at Templeborough, and for its collection of Rockingham china

Location:
Rotherham

Opening Times:
Mon-Thu &Sat 10-5, Sun 2.30-5

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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The Museum of South Yorkshire Life / Cusworth Hall
Cusworth, DN5 7TU Tel: 01302 782342

Description:
A museum illustrating local history, housed in the 18c coutry house Cusworth Hall, which is set in landscaped parkland

Location:
Cusworth

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat 11-5, Sun 1-5

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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Roche Abbey
Maltby, S66 8NW Tel: 01709 812739

Description:
A Cistercian monastery, founded in 1147. Excavation has revealed the complete layout of the abbey

Location:
Maltby (J1 off M18, or A631 E Rotherham)

Opening Times:
22 Mar-Oct, daily 10-6 (dusk if earlier, closed 1-2)

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
£1.40, children 70p

 

 

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Shephard Wheel
Whiteley Woods, off Hangingwater Rd, Sheffield, S11 7FF Tel: 0114 236 7731

Description:
Early water powered 16c cutlery grinding works (fully working)

Location:
Sheffield

Opening Times:
Wed-Sat 10-12.30 & 1.30-5, Sun 11-12.30 & 1.30-5 (4pm Nov-Feb)

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed

 

 

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