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Title: The Top 10 Things To Do in Leeds

THE TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN LEEDS brought to you
  • For a historical day out, visit Leedss very own
    medieval Cistercian abbey. 
  • Set in wonderful parkland along the banks of the
    River Aire, Kirkstall Abbey is one of the most
    complete Cistercian abbeys and boasts historic
    architecture and a haven of wildlife and
  • Take advantage of the beautiful walks, sights and
    the markets that take place.
  • Find out more about the Abbey by visiting

  • Leeds Corn Exchange is one of the most dramatic
    and historic Victorian buildings in Leeds.
  • Now just one of three Corn Exchanges in the
    country which operates in its traditional
    capacity as a centre for trade, the Grade 1
    listed structure is proud to champion the very
    best in creative, innovative and independent
    retail enterprises, and the buildings striking
    features provide the backdrop for a unique
    shopping experience.
  • Find out more about the Corn Exchange

  • Visit Leeds Royal Armouries for a really exciting
    day out.
  • This is the UKs National Museum of Arms and
    Armour, including artillery.
  • Situated on the River Aire at Clarence Dock,
    visit the exhibitions and see artillery, arms and
    armour throughout the ages.
  • Dont worry, there is a gorgeous coffee shop and
    café for you to break up the day in before
    embarking back onto the excitement of the armour.
  • Find out more about the Royal Armouries

  • The newly opened Leeds City Museum is an
    excellent place to spend the day for families and
    visitors of all ages.
  • The museum offers an exciting and educational fun
    day out where you can see exhibits including the
    famous Leeds Tiger, fossils, lots of artwork and
    great and interactive history of Leeds.
  • There are even costumes for children to try on,
    play areas, plus many of the items are designed
    and displayed with touching in mind.
  • Find out more about Leeds City Museum by visiting

  • This is one of the most celebrated galleries in
    the country with a heritage dating back to its
    opening in 1888.
  • Containing collections of great significance,
    Leeds City Art Gallery is also home to the Tiled
    Hall café and restaurant.
  • Step in for a look around, some artistic
    contemplation and an exquisite bite to eat.
  • Find out more about Leeds City Gallery

  • Leeds really is home to some cultural gems, and
    Harewood House is one of them.
  • In the heart of Yorkshire, Harewood House is one
    of the treasure houses of England built in the
    18th century and houses art collections to rival
    the finest in the land.
  • Harewood is much more than a Royal residence, it
    hosts and houses acclaimed exhibitions of
    contemporary art, an award-winning educational
    department, renowned Bird Garden, over 100 acres
    of exquisite gardens, open air theatre and other
    special and remarkable events.
  • Leafing through the gardens, enjoying traditional
    tea and experiencing Harewood. Its an
    excellent way to spend a day.
  • Find out more about Harewood House by visiting

  • Shoppers looking for paradise, look no further.
  • The Victoria Quarter is the Norths premiere
    fashion and lifestyle destination, housed in
    elegant listed buildings and home to over 70 of
    the world's leading fashion and lifestyle brands
    such as Louis Vuitton, Paul Smith, Vivienne
    Westwood, Mulberry, LK Bennett, Reiss, Liz
    Earle and of course Harvey Nichols.
  • Victoria Quarter is justifiably renowned as one
    of the country's finest shopping destinations,
    and well worth a visit.
  • Find out more about Victoria Quarter by visiting

  • If you are an adventurer, then hit Tropical World
    on your trip to Leeds.
  • Tropical World allows you to tour the world
    without leaving West Yorkshire.
  • Tour the butterfly, swamp, desert and rainforest
    houses where you will see many types of plants as
    well as the opportunity to see a variety of
    different creatures, such as bats, snakes and
  • Everything is indoors, making it a tropical
    paradise in Leeds!
  • Find out more about the Tropical World by
    visiting http//

  • Hungry? Thirsty? Pull up a chair at the Electric
  • Located at the heart of Leeds City Centre, The
    Electric Press boasts a stylish and welcoming
    destination for food, drink and entertainment.
  • Offering a fantastic selection of cuisines,
    ranging from Italian to Indian, meeting the needs
    of even the most challenging of taste-buds.
  • The Electric Press offers a hub of day and night
    activity at the heart of Leeds Civic Quarter.
  • Find out more about the Electric Press by
    visiting http//

  • Leeds is more than shops, museums and
    restaurants it is the heart of music
  • This is not a new prospect and a visit to the
    City Varieties will show you how Leeds has always
    been at the forefront of entertainment.
  • The City Varieties used to house vaudeville,
    music hall, pantomimes and other varieties and
    it is no different now.
  • Go back in time to the City Varieties and
    experience the roots of political satire,
    vaudevillian expression and amazing
  • Find out more about the Varieties Musical Hall by
    visiting https//
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