Things To Do in Leeds
A great day out awaits
Already explored our lovely Oulton Hall Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort and its grounds? Why not head out into town? Here’s some of the most interesting places to visit in Leeds.
25 minute drive
Did you Know Owl Butterflies can grow up to 20cm?
Explore the wide variety of exotic animals housed at Tropical World. Many of the animals roam freely, so you can get up close to parrots, butterflies and turtles. If you’re more interested in plants than animals, Tropical World also has the largest collection of tropical plants outside of Kew Gardens.
The Royal Armouries Museum
18 minute drive
Hear all about battles of old.
Part of the Royal Armouries collection of museums, the Leeds museum has over 4,500 items on display for you to learn about. The museum also has interactive exhibits – you can watch the team bring authentic battle techniques to life in daily combat shows. It’s one of the most interesting places to go in Leeds.
17 minute drive
Be the last one standing.
Put your aim to the test and take part in a day of paintball or laser tag – will you come out on top? Skirmish has an outdoor arena with plenty of cover and obstacles so you can really get the most out of the experience.
Leeds Art Gallery
22 minute drive
Discover the art history of Leeds.
One of the best things to do in Leeds for art lovers. Built in the 1800s, Leeds Art Gallery now holds a vast collection of art in different mediums. They’ve got everything from a Victorian dollshouse and Georgian clothing to a William Hogarth engraving and actual human remains. Whatever facet of art fascinates you; you’ll find it at Leeds Art Gallery.