Reasons to visit

Reasons to visit Hull & East Yorkshire!

Reasons to visit Hull & East Yorkshire!

There are dozens of reasons to love it here – check out a few of our favourites.

1884 Dock Street Kitchen

1884 Dock Street Kitchen

1884 Dock Street Kitchen blends comfort with class in true Yorkshire fashion. Enjoy a first-class dining experience on Hull’s charming marina, with luxurious surroundings perfectly complementing a hearty meal.

Arctic Corsair

Arctic Corsair

Come aboard Hull’s last sidewinder trawler the Arctic Corsair and let the crew take you on a guided tour. You’ll hear all about life at sea and the dangers deep sea trawler-men faced in the Icelandic fishing grounds.

Beverley Folk Festival

Beverley Folk Festival

For over 30 years Beverley Folk Festival has been producing an memorable annual weekend event. Offering the best new performers alongside some great established acts, it is a unique opportunity to spot tomorrow’s stars.

Freedom Festival

Freedom Festival

Freedom Festival is the lasting legacy of the Wilberforce 2007 campaign, which celebrated the abolition of the slave trade. Numerous events and activities are held, highlighting issues of slavery that are still relevant today.

Hull & East Riding Museum

Hull & East Riding Museum

Visit the Hull & East Riding Museum and enter a world where 235 million years of history is brought to life. From majestic mammoths to Saxon invaders, visitors can look forward to an experience that is unique, educational and fun.

Hull City Tigers

Hull City Tigers

Hull City Tigers is a professional association football club based in Hull and play their home games at the KCOM Stadium. The club was founded in 1904 and participates in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.

Hull F.C.

Hull F.C.

Hull F.C. is a professional rugby league football club established in 1865 and based in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire. The club plays in the Super League competition and play their home games at the KCOM Stadium.

Hull Folk and Maritime Festival

Hull Folk and Maritime Festival

Every corner you turn at the Hull Folk and Maritime Festival you will see and hear the sounds of folk music. Pop your clogs on and join in with traditional folk dancing, swing around the Maypole and try instrument making.

Hull Kingston Rovers

Hull Kingston Rovers

Hull Kingston Rovers is a professional rugby league club in Hull who formed in 1882. The team play their home games at the Lightstream Stadium and their nickname ‘the Robins’ comes from their colours of red and white.

Humber Mouth Hull Literature Festival

Humber Mouth Hull Literature Festival

Established in 1993, the Humber Mouth Hull Literature Festival is one of the city’s biggest festivals and is run by Hull City Arts. The festival presents a wide range of events featuring authors and artists from the UK and beyond.

Spurn National Nature Reserve

Spurn National Nature Reserve

Spurn National Nature Reserve is truly a site for all seasons, one of its best wildlife highlights is the spring and autumn spectacle of bird migration. Due to the exposed and recognisable coastal location it can often be seen.

Streetlife Museum of Transport

Streetlife Museum of Transport

Climb aboard at the Streetlife Museum of Transport and enjoy all the sights, sounds and smells of the past. Step back in time with 200 years of transport history as you walk down a 1940s high street, entry is free.

Thackray Medical Museum

Thackray Medical Museum

Travel back in time to Victorian Leeds and walk through the dirty streets of 1842. Explore the fascinating world of surgery past and present, and discover how scientific breakthroughs have changed all our lives for the better.

The Deep

The Deep

The Deep is Hull’s award-winning aquarium, where the dramatic story of the world’s oceans is brought to life through magnificent aquatic exhibits, a range of interactive displays and fact-filled presentations.

The Larkin Trail

The Larkin Trail

Take The Larkin Trail to follow in Philip Larkin’s tracks is to take not only a literary journey, but also journeys through diverse landscapes and rich architecture, seeing the city through the poet’s eyes.

The Pipe and Glass

The Pipe and Glass

Airy, elegant and welcoming, The Pipe and Glass offers the perfect surroundings to relax and enjoy the Michelin-starred food. The team will do everything they can to ensure that every moment of your visit is a success

Wetwang Scarecrow Festival

Wetwang Scarecrow Festival

Wetwang Scarecrow Festival is a fun day out for all of the family! There’s a trail for you to follow, finding all of the different scarecrows along the way which starts at Wetwang Village Hall, as well as other fun activities.

Whites Restaurant

Whites Restaurant

Whites Restaurant is a small intimate restaurant with rooms in the heart of East Yorkshire’s market town in Beverley. The menu showcases the best of local produce and take pride in making everything onsite in the kitchens.

Wilberforce House

Wilberforce House

Wilberforce House is the birthplace of William Wilberforce, famous campaigner against the slave trade. The museum tells the story of the transatlantic slave trade and its abolition, as well as contemporary slavery.

Xscape

Xscape

Xscape Yorkshire is the ultimate entertainment destination, packed with a variety of fun-filled activities, plenty of places to eat and stores to shop. The centre boasts a huge indoor real snow slope and so much more!