Plan Your Visit


Please note the exhibition programme does not run continuously and that Longside Gallery is only open to the public during exhibition times.

Please refer to the YSP website for information on which buildings and facilities are open and read YSP’s latest Covid 19 guidelines before you book a ticket: 

Tickets are £6.00 and include parking. Tickets are free for under 18’s, Friends of YSP, with an Annual Ticket pass and residents of Bretton, Haigh or High Hoyland. You can purchase tickets here: 

Admission to Longside Gallery is included in your ticket purchase.
Longside Gallery is open during exhibition times: Thursdays - Sundays and bank holidays, 11am - 4pm
Yorkshire Sculpture Park grounds and Centre: Daily, 10am–5pm


There is no onsite parking at Longside Gallery (except limited spaces for Blue Badge holders). 

To get to Longside Gallery, pick up a map and follow the route. The free shuttle bus service will resume once government guidance allows. For all access queries please contact or call +(44) 1924 832631


Visitors may follow the walking route from YSP (approx. 2km each way). Please note that the route follows an uneven path with uphill stretches and may not be suitable for some visitors. 

There is no onsite parking at Longside Gallery except for Blue Badge holders. Blue Badge spaces are available on a first come first served basis. 



By Road

Longside visitors are advised to park at Yorkshire Sculpture Park. The Park is situated on the A637, one mile from junction 38 of the M1. 7 miles outside of Wakefield and 20 miles south of Leeds in West Yorkshire. SatNav WF4 4JX brings you to the main car park.

YSP is served by Leeds-Bradford, Doncaster-Sheffield and Manchester International Airports, all within a 90-minute drive away.

All visitors need to book a ticket in advance, so that we can manage numbers onsite, keep everyone safe, and follow NHS track and trace guidelines. Your ticket includes car parking. Parking machines will not be in use. Parking charges apply for all visitors, including blue-badge holders.

Coaches – please report to the information desk on arrival.

Yorkshire Sculpture Park is a charity and your parking fee supports everything they do.
For more information visit

By Train

Wakefield Westgate is the nearest main line station, around seven miles from Longside Gallery. Visitors may travel to YSP to join the shuttle or take a taxi directly to Longside Gallery.
A taxi from the station costs in the region of £14. Book online at The journey from London King’s Cross to Wakefield takes around two hours.

By Bus

The 96 bus travels between Wakefield, Barnsley and Yorkshire Sculpture Park. For up to date information check here:
For West Yorkshire timetables, call 0113 245 7676; for South Yorkshire timetables, call 01709 515151. Alternatively, visit:

Get in Touch

General Enquiries: / 07730 528015 / 01924 830900
Arts Council Collection, 7 Longside, Jebb Lane, Haigh, Nr Barnsley, S75 4BS




The Arts Council Collection is the UK's most widely seen collection of modern and contemporary art.

With more than 8,000 works by over 2,000 artists, it can be seen in exhibitions and public displays across the country and beyond. This website offers unprecedented access to the Collection, and information about each work can be found on this site.