Mother Shipton’s – Great for all the Family

Closing Date: 31st January 2020

Within historic woodland along the River Nidd is Mother Shipton’s Cave, the birthplace of Yorkshire’s famous prophetess. It is situated next to the Petrifying Well, England’s oldest visitor attraction. The attraction tells the story of Mother Shipton and the water which turns objects to stone. The park has several scenic picnic areas, an adventure playground and museum and gift shop. Dogs are welcome in all areas, apart from the playground.

To win a Mother Shipton’s family ticket, providing free entry for 2 adults and 2 children, simply answer the following question:

How long does it take to petrify a teddy bear under the cascading waters of the Petrifying Well?

A) 9 - 12 months    B) 1 month    C) 3 - 5 months

The ticket can be used during the 2020 season. Mother Shipton’s is open weekends in March then every day from 1st April to 31st October.


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