1. Who Can Enter?
This category covers visitor attractions of all kinds, including attractions that offer pre-booked tickets, museums, interpretation centres, theme parks, historic houses, castles and gardens.
Venues that are open on specific days of the year for special events i.e. sporting events such as race days cannot be classified as a true visitor attraction and would not be eligible for entry.
This award is for Visitor Attractions with less than 50,000 visitors per year. This award covers venues that can be visited within its published opening times and offers visitor activities as part of its overall experience. Attractions will be judged on the overall quality of the experience provided.
The judges will be looking for evidence of:
• The overall quality of the experience provided
• Visitor numbers
• Profile for local area & Yorkshire
• Contribution to the local/regional economy