AT Wakefield Cathedral

ON Fri 20 Aug 2021 - Mon 30 Aug 2021

A stunning 7-metre replica of Earth, by artist Luke Jerram, featuring detailed NASA imagery, each centimetre of the internally-lit sculpture represen...

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Art & Sculpture

Wakefield’s reputation as a city of sculpture is headline news. We are advocates of art, renowned for remarkable artists, have two award-winning g...

Public Service Broadcasting playing at Wakefield Festival of the Moon

Wakefield’s Top Music Venues

Wakefield has a rich and varied musical heritage; Holyground Records, the world’s first independent record label was founded here. In the 60s huge acts ...

The Hepworth

Essential Wakefield

Award-winning art and sculpture, fascinating history and heritage, innovative food and drink venues, a vibrant live music scene, breathtaking green spaces and much more…

Nostell Priory

History & Heritage

The Wakefield district has a history that spans thousands of years, takes in agriculture and industry, houses two medieval castles, a flurry of fascinat...

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 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...

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...

A contemporary Thai, Vietnamese cuisine, Tết offers exquisite flavors delivered by head chef and his talented team using only the finest ingredients.

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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...

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