Bradford City Hall (c) Rob Ford Photography

Visit Bradford & District

Welcome to Bradford district where the fresh air and natural beauty will invigorate you, whilst the heritage and culture will fascinate you. Where else can you enjoy two UNESCO sites, amazing countryside, combined with the former home of literary greats, alongside a city full with a rich and varied mix of cultures.

There is no place like Bradford; we have four unique areas which offer distinctive experiences whether you are a new visitor or returning to explore further. Walk in the footsteps of the Brontës in Haworth. Take an invigorating walk on Ilkley Moor 'Bah't at'. Spend a lazy Sunday with Hockney in Saltaire or take your seat for a West End show at the Alhambra theatre.

Whatever you choose, and you'll find plenty of ideas and inspiration, you're never far from a new experience!

Summer Unlocked a family-friendly programme of free cultural and sporting events and activities taking place across the Bradford District throughout the Summer, featuring BD: Festival.  BD: Festival is a series of events including home grown performances and an aerial acrobatics show. Check out the full programme here.


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Bradford is a city steeped in heritage and brimming with culture. There are many reasons to love Bradford.  Here are 10 things we love about Bradford & district  Share your experience by tagging your favourite discoveries with the hashtag #VisitBradford on social media.

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