How to get here

All four galleries are only a 30-minute drive, bus or train ride away from each other in Leeds and Wakefield. The Henry Moore Institute and Leeds Art Gallery are located next to each on The Headrow, Leeds.

Please see individual venue websites for location, suggested transport, directions, access and parking facilities.

By Car

Leeds and Wakefield are both well served by the UK motorway network.

By Bus

National: Arriva
Regional: Metro
Regional:Travel South Yorkshire

By Train

Train stations for YST venues:
  • Leeds station for Henry Moore Institute and Leeds Art Gallery
  • Wakefield Westgate station and Wakefield Kirkgate station for The Hepworth Wakefield
  • Wakefield Westgate station is nearest station for Yorkshire Sculpture Park, 7 miles away
Journey times:
  • London King’s Cross to Wakefield Westgate - approximately 2 hours
  • London King’s Cross to Leeds - approximately 2 hours 13 minutes
  • Leeds to Wakefield Westgate - approximately 12 minutes
  • Leeds to Wakefield Kirkgate - approximately 16 minutes
Times and fares:
Cross Country Trains
Grand Central Trains
National Rail
Virgin Trains

By Plane

Leeds Bradford Airport is only 6 miles from Leeds city centre. Yorkshire’s international gateway airport serves over 70 direct destinations across 23 countries flying with 10 major airlines, it connects to 100s more worldwide.

Where to stay

You will be spoilt for choice with places to stay in Yorkshire.

Thorpe Park Hotel and Spa

A little haven of rest and relaxation on the outskirts of Leeds. Fabulous guest rooms with all mod cons, a first class spa with treatments and award-winning food served in stylish settings, including a stunning internal courtyard and outdoor terrace for when it’s ‘cracking the flags’ in Yorkshire. From July 1st simply quote YST2015 and received a complimentary breakfast on all advanced reservations. Plus stay 2 nights and receive a bottle of wine in your room and “Express Spa Treatments” bookings made Mon to Thursdays, in conjunction with accommodation, will be upgraded to a 55 minute intensive treatment

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Weetwood Hall

Set within nine acres of woodland and gardens and built around a 17th Century manor house, Weetwood Hall is a one of the secret gems in Leeds and a hotel with a character. There are 114 en-suite bedrooms, offering five different styles of accommodation from standard double to feature bedrooms. Use the discount code YST2016 to save 10%

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Cedar Court Hotel

Welcome to the original Cedar Court Hotel. Ideally located just off junction 39, off the M1 motorway, this family owned hotel offers a truly Yorkshire Welcome. We have 149 bedrooms, including new Superior bedrooms and following a recent refurbishment a new lounge, Bar and Restaurant facilities.

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Where to eat

Foodies will relish a trip to west yorkshire.

YSP Restaurant

Enjoy panoramic views of the park and monumental Henry Moore sculptures from the contemporary YSP Restaurant

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The Hepworth Wakefield Cafe

Enjoy seasonal, locally-sourced food and drink in the modern Cafe Bar at The Hepworth Wakefield.

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Tiled Hall Cafe

Originally the library reading room, the Victorian Tiled Hall is now a bustling, ever-busy cafe.

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