Cannon Hall

Cannon Hall is a stunning Georgian country house museum set in 70 acres of historic parkland and beautiful landscaped gardens. It is the perfect day out for all the family.

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Cooper Gallery

Enjoy fine art, special exhibitions and local artists work at the Cooper Gallery, a vibrant creative art-space in the heart of Barnsley.

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Set within the attractive 18th century conservation village of Elsecar, Elsecar Heritage Centre is a unique family attraction and a working hub of industry with workshops, galleries, cafes and the world renowned Newcomen beam engine.

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Experience Barnsley

The incredible story of Barnsley, told through centuries old artefacts, films and recordings donated by local people. Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery Centre is dedicated to the history and people of Barnsley.

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Worsbrough Mill

Worsbrough Mill is a 17th century working water mill set in 240 acres of tranquil Country Park. It is an amazing place to visit, have fun and see history come to life for all the family.

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Online Shop

The Barnsley Museum online shop offers a range of fantastic products and produce from Experience Barnsley, Cannon Hall Musuems, Elsecar Heritage Centre, Cooper Gallery and Worsbrough Mill.

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Events & Exhibitions


Latest News

New website explores the Barnsley Co-operative across the borough thanks to dedicated volunteers

A new website has been launched to explore the history of the Barnsley Co-operative thanks to funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Visitors to the website can find out about the Co-op shops in their area, discover when they first opened, who managed the shops, see the building plans and read about the shops history, all thanks to a handful of dedicated volunteers.

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Those preparing for their special day won’t want to miss the Cannon Hall Wedding Open Weekend.

Cannon Hall