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Father's Day in Leeds

Whether your dad's Mr Conventional or still a cool dude, these ten ideas should make for a perfect Father's Day

Take him for a meal

It doesn't have to be all fancy smantzy as this list of the best places to eat in Leeds reflects different tastes and prices too, but come one, he IS your dad!

Things to do

For those with a theatrical bent...

For dads who like a bit of the old grease paint - and by that we mean theatre, let's just get that straight - theatre tickets make an ideal gift and you could chose from any one of these great venues.

Victoria Quarter, Attractions, Leeds
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Shopping, Markets and fairs

Classic shopping at the Victoria Quarter

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You could make a day of it and let your dad pick out a gift of his own, taking in a coffee, maybe a nice slab of cake too, and there's nowhere classier than here.

Museums, History

Visit the Royal Armouries

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The huge museum in the Clarence Dock area of the city is a sure fire hit for dads with an interest in history or the military.

Leeds City Museum, Museums, Leeds
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Go to Leeds City Museum

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Cultured dads might like a trip around our city's fine museum and he might even buy you a pressie from the gift shop on the way out!


Go and see some great pix at the flicks

Take your dad out to the cinema. He used to have to sit through endless kids films with you so it's about time you returned the favour. Check out our film section with all the latest releases and cinema times in your area.

Things to do

The best free things to do in Leeds

Finally, Father's Day can be an expensive one so if you want to treat Dad but don't have loads of spare dosh, here's a list of some free things to do any day of the week, but which are more special with your dad on Father's Day.

Even more things to do on Father's Day