Over one million people have visited Barnsley's museum sites

A record breaking amount of visitors have been to Barnsley museums in the last year.

Over 1.2 million people went to the five sites across the borough.

They include Elsecar Heritage Centre, the Copper Gallery, Cannon Hall, Experience Barnsley and Worsbrough Mill.

Sue Thiedeman, Head of Culture and Visitor Economy said:  “We are absolutely delighted to have attracted over 1.2 million visitors from Barnsley and beyond to our attractions.  Our mission is to provide interesting events and exhibitions for all, and to really highlight how wonderful the borough is and how lucky we are to have such special places to visit."

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