Out & About in Harrogate

There are plenty of things to do in Harrogate and the surrounding areas, whether you’re looking for a day out with the family or a romantic weekend away. Here are just a few ideas:


For a taste of the outdoors, head to the Yorkshire Dales National Park or the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are plenty of walking and cycling trails to explore and stunning scenery to take in.


History buffs will love exploring Harrogate’s rich heritage. The town is home to several museums and historic buildings, including the Royal Pump Room Museum, Ripley Castle and Knaresborough Castle.


Shopping is another popular activity in Harrogate, with several high street and independent stores to explore. The town is also home to the famous Harrogate International Centre, which hosts various events throughout the year.


Things for kids to do:

Brimham Rocks

Ripley Castle

Fountains Abbey

Mother Shipton’s Cave

The Yorkshire Dales Falconry Centre


Clubs in Harrogate:

Harrogate Rugby Club

Harrogate Town AFC

Harrogate Hockey Club

Harrogate Cricket Club


Festivals and events:

Harrogate International Festival

Harrogate Comedy Festival

Great British Food Festival

Harrogate Flower Show


Foodies will be in heaven in Harrogate, with several award-winning restaurants. Book a table at The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa’s Michelin-starred restaurant for something extraordinary.


Restaurants in Harrogate:

The Michelin-starred Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa

The Fat Badger

The Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms

Cafe Concerto

Roots Restaurant

Plus many more


Bars and pubs in Harrogate

The Empress

The Corner House

Harrogate Tap

Dirty Martini

Slug & Lettuce

Plus many more.


So whatever you’re looking for, you will find it in Harrogate. Come and explore this beautiful part of the world today!


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