Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Situated in 500 acres of 18th-century landscape in West Bretton (near Wakefield in West Yorkshire), YSP is the UK’s leading international centre for modern and contemporary sculpture.
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, West Yorkshire

YSP is a 500-acre sculpture park set in idyllic landscape between Sheffield, Leeds and Wakefield.

With diverse grounds to explore, remarkable sculptures and exhibitions, and delicious food to enjoy, there is always lots to see and do.

Immerse yourself in nature and discover around 100 sculptures by some of the world’s leading artists, sited outdoors across gardens, woodland and lakes. World-class exhibitions await in the four indoor galleries, with fun activities for all ages to enjoy.

Highlights this year include events and activities for families, major solo exhibitions by Bharti Kher and Leilah Babirye, and exciting additions to the outdoor collection.


Features & Accessibility

  • Visit England VAQAS
  • Accredited Museum
  • Winter Opening
  • Tearoom
  • Gift Shop
  • Group Visits
  • Dogs welcome on leads (grounds only)
  • Facilities for wheelchair users & those with limited mobility
  • Facilities for auditory impairments

Things to do

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West Bretton, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 4LG

01924 832631


Opening times

Summer: daily, 10am–6pm. Winter: Tue–Sun, 10am–5pm. Closed 24–25 Dec. Opening times vary – please check website before visiting. Book tickets online.


Satnav: WF4 4JX. 1 mile from M1, J38. Free parking. By rail: Wakefield Westgate.
Bus route: 96 (Wakefield/Barnsley).

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