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Explore this historic coaching town and its surrounding landscape for a truly relaxing day out in Yorkshire.

Boroughbridge can trace its history back to the days of the Romans and the curious standing stones on the edge of town hint at an even more distant history. The town’s position on the Great North Road, exactly halfway between London and Edinburgh, gave this trading post and coaching town an added significance and established a long-lasting tradition in hospitality.


Newby Hall & Gardens
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Ripon
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Newby Hall & Gardens

Newby Hall & Gardens is the the perfect spot for a day out that the whole family can enjoy. We are now back open, but with a few changes to make your visit as safe as possible. You will now need to book online before your visit, please head to our website for booking information Beautiful, award winning gardens sit alongside the legendary Adventure Playground, complete with miniature train, pedalo boats, water fountains, swing boats...

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Beningbrough Hall, Gallery & Gardens
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Boroughbridge
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Beningbrough Hall, Gallery & Gardens

Beningbrough Hall, on the outskirts of Harrogate, with its eight acres of gardens is a real treat to enjoy all year round. Outside, you can explore the beautifully arranged formal gardens, several herbaceous borders, less formal areas managed for wildlife as well as sweeping lawns. There are many perfect spots for a picnic and visitors return time after time to watch the seasons changing when different plants are at their best. Please note: The hall...

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Modern day Boroughbridge retains this charm with a vibrant High Street, beautiful walks across the fields or alongside the idyllic River Ure and many points of historical interest.

Two nearby stately homes with magnificent gardens each provide a great experience with play areas for young ones to burn off energy.

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Way of the Roses - Coast to Coast Cycle Route
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Boroughbridge
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Way of the Roses - Coast to Coast Cycle Route

The Way of the Roses is the most stunning and also the newest of the 8 Sustrans Coast to...

Boroughbridge Town Trail
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Boroughbridge
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Boroughbridge Town Trail

An easy stroll through the centre of old Boroughbridge and out to the town’s boundaries takes you on a...

Butter Market Museum
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Boroughbridge
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Butter Market Museum

The Butter Market located in Hall Square is an open-fronted building dating back to the 18th or early 19th...

Devil's Arrows
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Boroughbridge
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Devil's Arrows

Reach back in time and wonder at the mysterious Devil’s Arrows, three huge standing stones on the western outskirts...

Aldborough Roman Settlement
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Boroughbridge
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Aldborough Roman Settlement

For an interesting day out visit Aldborough Roman town, among the northern most urban centres in the Roman Empire...

Beningbrough River Walk
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Boroughbridge
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Beningbrough River Walk

This fully waymarked walk begins from the car park at Beningbrough Hall and takes in a 3.5 mile tour...

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Boroughbridge Tourist Information Centre
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Boroughbridge
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Boroughbridge Tourist Information Centre

Boroughbridge is an historic town at the heart of Yorkshire, surrounded by pretty villages and within easy driving distance of the Dales, the North Yorkshire Moors, the Wolds, and the coast. Bustling open air markets are held weekly in nearby Ripon, Thirsk and Northallerton and daily in the centre of York. The River Ure flows through the town and provides excellent navigation for pleasure craft, capable of taking boats up to 54ft with a 14ft...

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Events in  Boroughbridge

Badapple Theatre Company...
17th May 2022

Badapple Theatre Company...

Acoustic music night -...
27th May 2022

Acoustic music night -...

Half Term Fun at Beningbrough...
28th May 2022

Half Term Fun at Beningbrough...

Great Ouseburn Garden Festival
5th Jun 2022

Great Ouseburn Garden Festival

JULIAN BLISS (clarinet) with...
17th Jun 2022

JULIAN BLISS (clarinet) with...

FROM ROCK STAR TO...
18th Jun 2022

FROM ROCK STAR TO...

THE FESTIVAL SERVICE
19th Jun 2022

THE FESTIVAL SERVICE

GHOSTS & WHISPERS: Clare...
20th Jun 2022

GHOSTS & WHISPERS: Clare...

REYLON YOUNT (yangqin)
21st Jun 2022

REYLON YOUNT (yangqin)

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Blogs in  Boroughbridge

Rain or shine…

Rain or shine…

Christmas Shopping, Markets...
Shopping

Christmas Shopping, Markets...

Jonathan Moseley explores...
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Jonathan Moseley explores...

Harrogate shopping just won't...
Shopping

Harrogate shopping just won't...

Caring for the state beds
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Caring for the state beds

An apple a day, at National...

An apple a day, at National...

Beningbrough Hall, a unique...
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Beningbrough Hall, a unique...

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