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National Park Centres

The Yorkshire Dales National Park visitor information centres are a great starting point for anyone wanting to make the most of this beautiful area. There are friendly staff to help you enjoy the National Park in just the way you want.

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Remember that every time you make a purchase from one of the National Park Centres or our online shop you make a valuable contribution to the conservation of the National Park. Treat yourself – treat the National Park!

 

National Park Centres

Locations:

Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority runs five National Park Centres.

Aysgarth Falls National Park Centre

Aysgarth, Leyburn, North Yorkshire DL8 3TH (grid reference: SE 012 888)

We are currently operating on our winter opening hours: 10:00 to 16:00, weekends only. Additional opening: 22, 23, 29, 30 and 31 December, and 16 to 20 February 2015 (half term). We are closed throughout January.

Grassington National Park Centre

Hebden Road, Grassington, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 5LB (grid reference: SE 003 637)

We are currently operating on our winter opening hours: 10:00 to 16:00, weekends only. Additional opening: 29 and 30 December, and 16 to 20 February 2015 (half term). We are closed throughout January. 

Hawes National Park Centre

Dales Countryside Museum, Station Yard, Burtersett Road, Hawes, North Yorkshire DL8 3NT (grid reference: SD 875 899)

Hawes National Park Centre is housed in Dales Countryside Museum.

We are currently operating on our winter opening hours: 10:00 to 16:30, 7 days a week. We are closed Christmas Eve to Boxing Day and throughout January.

Malham National Park Centre

Malham, BD23 4DA (grid reference: SD 900 627)

We are currently operating on our winter opening hours: 10:00 to 16:00, weekends only. Additional opening: 29 and 30 December, and 16 to 20 February 2015 (half term). We are closed throughout January, but will respond to email enquiries during this period.

Reeth National Park Centre

Hudson House, Reeth, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6SZ (grid reference: SE 038 992)

We are currently operating on our winter opening hours: 10:30 to 15:30, weekends only.
Additional opening: 29 and 30 December. We are closed throughout January.

National Park Centre opening times (unless otherwise stated):

Summer (April to October): 10:00 to 17:00, seven days a week.

Winter (November to March): 10:00 to 16:00, weekends only.

All National Park Centres are closed in January following the Christmas holiday period.

Please check the opening hours with each National Park Centre before visiting as times may vary and additional opening for special events and school holidays may apply.

Green Tourism Business Scheme accreditation

Each of our National Park Centres (with the exception of Reeth NPC) has been awarded with a Green Tourism Business Scheme accreditation for promoting sustainable tourism.  The Green Tourism Business Scheme is a national award scheme for sustainable tourism for the UK.  It is an award tailored to places which cater for visitors while meeting a demanding set of environmentally friendly criteria.