Dewsbury is a minster town in the western portion of Yorkshire, northern England. Located around six miles west of Wakefield, the town lies close to the River Calder.
The National Coal Mining Museum is located near Dewsbury and is an important source of pride and identity for the area’s locals. Based at the site of Caphouse colliery, the museum attracts visitors from across the country looking for exhibitions and insight into this once enormous industry. The colliery has been entirely restored and offers underground tours as well as a cafe and gift shop.
Yorkshire Sculpture Park is a stunning open-air gallery that contains dozens of sculptures by both British and foreign artists. Attracting visitors from across the nation, it is one of Europe’s largest outdoor collections of bronze sculpture and is set amid lush gardens.
Throughout the area, from Savile Town to East Borough, Floom’s Dewsbury flower delivery has the entire town covered.