Attraction

Overview & description

Enjoy a Taste of Yorkshire at our Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre based at Hawes, in Wensleydale, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales!

We are set in a stunning location, with great space that boasts amazing views.

We are the home of the famous Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese which is protected with European Food Names status, and is the only Wensleydale cheese made in Wensleydale.

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Explore our new interactive Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese Experience (phase 1), which takes you on a journey through the art of cheese-making and includes the opportunity to see our master cheese-makers at work, handcrafting our award-winning cheese. 

Discover the Wensleydale story in our Museum. 

Try our famous cheeses in our much-loved Cheese Shop offering free cheese tasting of over 20 varieties, and find mouth-watering accompaniments, including locally sourced fruit cakes, artisan oils, crackers and chutneys. 

Great Yorkshire Food with Stunning Views:

Enjoy our unique offer of dishes inspired by the use of our cheese, milk & butter in our Calvert’s Restaurant and 1897 Coffee Shop.  All our food is home-made, locally sourced, and of outstanding quality and great value; a true hearty Yorkshire offer.  We serve a variety of foods our Restaurant & Coffee Shop to suit different eating occasions, and are family friendly.  Look out for daily specials & seasonal menu changes.

Perfect Gifts: Our well stocked Gift Shop stocked offers a wide range of beautiful gifts and hampers along with Wallace & Gromit merchandise.

Our Visitor Centre garden offers outdoor seating.

New for Summer 2016: Brymor Ice Cream cones, tubs and sundaes.

Free onsite parking and wi-fi.  Our site is fully accessible.

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Prices

Type Price
Adult £2.50
Child £1.50
Family £7.50

Facilities available at Wensleydale Creamery

  • Disabled Access
  • On-Site Parking
  • Wi-fi
  • Child Friendly
  • Indoor
  • Card Payment