Attractions near Thornton in Craven
Yorkshire Dales Mining Museum (1 Mile)*
The small town of Earby, on the Lancashire/Yorkshire border, was associated with cotton weaving until the 1960's and has no mining background at all. But it is home to an unrivalled collection of mining relics from the Yorkshire Dales.
Skipton Castle (6 Miles)*
Skipton Castle is one of the most complete and well preserved mediaeval castles in England - over 900 years old…
Queen Street Mill Textile Museum (8 Miles)*
Steam Powered Weaving is brought to Life at Queen Street Mill Textile Museum, the world's last 19th century steam powered weaving mill.
Parcevall Hall Gardens (10 Miles)*
Parcevall Hall Gardens are considered to be a fine example of the Arts and Crafts movement and are the only RHS and English Heritage registered gardens open to the public in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Bronte Parsonage Museum (10 Miles)*
Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte, were the authors of some of the greatest books in the English language. Haworth Parsonage was their much-loved home and Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights and The Tenant of Wildfell Hall were all written here.
Gawthorpe Hall (10 Miles)*
Gawthorpe Hall was built between 1600 and 1605 for the Shuttleworth family who had already been at Gawthorpe for over 200 years.
Bolton Abbey (11 Miles)*
Bolton Abbey is the Yorkshire Estate of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, it has been in the family since the 1750's and provides over 80 miles of footpaths through some of the most spectacular scenery in England
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Towns near Thornton in Craven
East Marton (1 Mile)*
Earby (1 Mile)*
West Marton (2 Miles)*
Barnoldswick (2 Miles)*
Broughton (3 Miles)*
Coniston Cold (4 Miles)*
Bell Busk (4 Miles)*
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

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