Reasons to visit Hull & East Yorkshire!
There are dozens of reasons to love it here – check out a few of our favourites.
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
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 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. 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
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.
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 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.
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
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
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.
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!