A Woolly Wander

Learn about traditional textile crafts in the museums’ textile gallery.

Guided by a local crafter, learn the techniques and processes and create your own felted picture using local wool.

Visit a local Alpaca farm, meet the animals and take them for a gentle stroll through the spectacular landscape of the Yorkshire Dales, with views of North Yorkshires’ 2nd largest natural lake.


  • Look at the textile gallery and discover the different traditional crafts with wool
  • Create a felt picture of your own to take home
  • Feed the Alpacas and then take them for a gentle walk near Lake Semerwater
Price:  £40 per person
Time: 3-4 hours
Group size: 6-10
Accessibility: A walk on uneven ground with Alpacas. Dales Countryside Museum is pushchair and wheelchair friendly, with wide aisles, lifts, ramps and a low-level information counter. Tour operator to transport guests between venues, minibus only.
Parking: Yes
AvailabilityAll Year
Advance booking required
Fitness LevelModerate