Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Centre

Type:Heritage Centre

An image of an icon of a historic building, representing historic buildings, museums and art galleries

Book Tickets Online

About

The Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Museum Centre showcases the life, history and Heritage of the Warter Estate. St James is full of wonderful information about the Yorkshire Wolds, its history, landscape, villages, walks and places to visit, as well as some of the most beautiful stained glass.

Warter is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire. Situated approximately 4 miles east of Pocklington. It is the location for Warter Priory which was an Augustine Priory dedicated to St James and founded in 1132.

There are a number of events held at the Heritage Centre each year

The Heritage Centre is inside a church which was saved from destruction by those with the insight to develop it as a local Heritage Centre. There are two large half-circle stained glass windows saved from the demolished Mausoleum to the Lord Nunburnholm Family.


Disabled access. Children welcome. Smoking not allowed.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access

Children

  • Children welcome

Property Facilities

  • Smoking not allowed

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Car:

From Driffield. Via A614 and B1246. 11.4 miles.
From York: Via A1079 and B1246. 18.4 miles.

The nearest railway station is Driffield, which is 11.4 miles away.

Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Centre, St James Church, The Old Chapel, Warter, Driffield, YO42 1SR
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01377 219135

What's Nearby

  1. Warrendale Wagyu is a Yorkshire Company established in July 2017.We run an online store…

    1.71 miles away
  2. Millington Wood was declared a Local Nature Reserve in 1991 in recognition of its…

    2.54 miles away
  3. A residential Buddhist community, set in 40 acres of gardens and parkland, offering a…

    2.79 miles away
  1. Situated on the A614 near Market Weighton, Towthorpe picnic site offers short circular…

    4.09 miles away
  2. These magnificent and beautifully laid out Gardens incorporate two lakes which contain a…

    4.11 miles away
  3. Art&Rose is a spacious, contemporary gallery showcasing a wide variety of the best fine…

    4.21 miles away
  4. Pocklington Picture Framing specialise in East Yorkshire prints by David Hockney as well…

    4.23 miles away
  5. ‘Inspiring courses in the arts.’ Rose and Robin Horspool offer art courses, workshops,…

    4.34 miles away
  6. All Saints is the Anglican Church of the town of Pocklington, and a constituent parish of…

    4.38 miles away
  7. The church almost certainly stands on the site of the pagan temple destroyed after the…

    4.72 miles away
  8. Kiplingcotes Chalk Pit nature reserve lies on this ten mile footpath between Beverley and…

    5.18 miles away
  9. The oldest building with parts of its stonework going back to Norman times. The tower,…

    5.44 miles away
  10. At the Hooting Owl we distil six distinctive Gins that represent not only the history of…

    5.94 miles away
  11. Showcasing the work of leading wildlife artist Robert E Fuller, this gallery is a must…

    6.02 miles away
  12. Robert E Fuller is one of Britain's foremost wildlife artists. His paintings sell all…

    6.03 miles away
  13. An excellent starting point for exploring the northern Wolds. Rich in summer flowers and…

    6.31 miles away
Previous Next

My Planner

Currently nothing planned yet in your itinerary. Have a browse through the site and begin to add products you're interested in.

Don't Miss