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Discover, or rediscover, what makes Wakefield such an incredible destination with our top 11 best attractions.

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Welcome to the house that art built. The Art House provides time, space and support for artists, makers and creative businesses to develop their pr...
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The interior of Corarima restaurant, with wooden tables and traditional Abyssinian pendant lamps
The friendly team here at Corarima welcome you to join them in their vegan friendly, gluten free restaurant in the heart of Wakefield, and sample the sens...
A contemporary Thai, Vietnamese cuisine, Tết offers exquisite flavors delivered by head chef and his talented team using only the finest ingredients. ...
Be Kind Rewind – back to the 80s. Unlike any block buster you’ve seen before. A Local Video rental store with a dirty hidden secret… Wel...
Iris is a contemporary British restaurant located in the heart of Wakefield City Centre, close to the Cathedral and the Bull Ring fountains. Set up by Che...

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