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Organise Your Group Visit to York

York is one of the most beautiful and exciting cities in Europe, home to world class attractions like National Railway MuseumJORVIK Viking Centre, York Castle Museum, York's CHOCOLATE Story and The York Dungeon as well as York Minster, the largest gothic cathedral north of the Alps. You can see these attractions and more with York Pass - the official sightseeing pass for York.

Food and drink in the city is taken quite seriously, with hundreds of pubs, bars and restaurants to choose from you won’t struggle for places to try.

The city plays host to popular annual events like St Nicholas Fair, York’s Food and Drink Festival and world class racing at York Racecourse.

For these reasons, and many more, you should make sure your group or association visits York. What's more, our online accommodation and local knowledge will help take the stress out of organising your visit to York allowing you to enjoy more.

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Group Itineraries in YorkView a wide range of itineraries from shopping in York to must see attraction, get inspired and plan your group visit to York according to your groups' needs.
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What's On in York:

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30 March 2015 to 30 March 2015

Chocolate Making-From Cocoa Beans to Chocolate Bar at York Cocoa HouseMon 30 Mar 2015Join us at York Cocoa House to discover how chocolate is made from Cocoa Beans to Chocolate Bar

31 March 2015 to 31 March 2015

Design and Create your own Chocolate Bar at York Cocoa HouseTue 31 Mar 2015York is home of the world's most famous chocolate bar: Kit Kat. Join us and learn how to create your own chocolate bar.

31 March 2015 to 31 March 2015

Beauty and the Beast at York Barbican CentreTue 31 Mar 2015A fantastic Easter treat for all the family starring Lee Latchford-Evans from STEPS as the Prince/Beast, Dani Harmer as Beauty and comedy legend Bobby Davro as Silly Billy!

21 March 2015 to 02 April 2015

According to McGee, Dave Pearson 'Transitions' Sat 21 Mar - Thu 2 Apr 2015Dave Pearson: ‘Transitions’ 1 Gallery| 2 Rooms | 1 Artist The exhibition will be viewable from March 21, - April 2, 2015 Catalogue available online or in print format at request.

27 March 2015 to 04 April 2015

Hairspray; The Broadway Musical at Grand Opera House YorkFri 27 Mar - Sat 4 Apr 2015HAIRSPRAY follows the plight of loveable teen-dreamer Tracy Turnblad who is a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart who becomes the unexpected star of local TV dance program, The Corny Collins Show.

28 March 2015 to 12 April 2015

Easter Holiday Fun at Treasurer's HouseSat 28 Mar - Sun 12 Apr 2015Bring Cadbury magic to your family by joining in with our Easter Egg Trail! Follow the clues, answer the questions and complete the challenges to find your way to a prize just for you.

28 March 2015 to 12 April 2015

Easter Fun at York Castle MuseumSat 28 Mar - Sun 12 Apr 2015Join us this Easter for exciting egg-themed activities at York Castle Museum.

28 March 2015 to 12 April 2015

Death by Chocolate at The York DungeonSat 28 Mar - Sun 12 Apr 2015A visit to The York Dungeon promises an exciting adventure this Easter holiday as it launches its Death by Chocolate attraction for unsuspecting visitors.

28 March 2015 to 12 April 2015

Medieval Easter at the Yorkshire Museum at Yorkshire Museum & GardensSat 28 Mar - Sun 12 Apr 2015Discover how Easter was celebrated in the fifteenth century at the Yorkshire Museum this holiday.

28 March 2015 to 13 April 2015

Easter Event at York's Chocolate Story Sat 28 Mar - Mon 13 Apr 2015Uncover the secret of why certain children in York once got to enjoy solid Easter eggs, watch as our chocolatiers recreate ornate Easter eggs from days gone by, while little ones embark on an Easter egg hunt.

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

Easter Adventure at Stockeld ParkSat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015The Easter Adventure is perfectly located between Leeds and Harrogate - with a strong emphasis on providing visitors with a day of adventure.

30 January 2015 to 03 May 2015

Churchill’s Final Journey at National Railway MuseumFri 30 Jan - Sun 3 May 20152015 marks 40 years since the opening of the National Railway Museum in York (25 September 2015). We’ll be marking this very special milestone with a fantastic programme of special events and exhibitions.

20 March 2015 to 06 September 2015

Playing Trains at National Railway MuseumFri 20 Mar - Sun 6 Sep 2015Why do children love trains so much? Our immersive and playful new exhibition explores childhood fascination with trains and railways.

28 February 2015 to 01 November 2015

Royals: then and now at Beningbrough Hall, Gallery & GardensSat 28 Feb - Sun 1 Nov 2015The hugely successful 'Royals: then and now' display returns for a second year with a new collection of portraits.

25 March 2015 to 31 December 2015

Commemorating the Re-interment of Richard III at Richard III Experience at Monk BarWed 25 Mar - Thu 31 Dec 2015A series of special installations commemorating the re-interment of the last Plantagenet King of England.

07 November 2013 to 31 December 2016

Toy Stories at York Castle MuseumThu 7 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 2016Take a trip back to childhood and rediscover some of your favourite toys in this brand new exhibition.

08 November 2013 to 31 December 2016

From Cradle to Grave at York Castle MuseumFri 8 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 2016This exhibition focuses on the history of three rites of passage - birth, marriage and death.

13 November 2013 to 31 December 2016

York Castle Prison at York Castle MuseumWed 13 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 2016Come and see York Castle Prison's infamous residents and fascinating history brought to life in our special exhibition.

13 November 2013 to 31 December 2016

The Sixties at York Castle MuseumWed 13 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 2016The Sixties exhibition aims to recreate the spirit of this exciting decade which saw momentous change in so many areas of public and private life.

07 November 2013 to 31 December 2016

Capital of the North at Yorkshire Museum & GardensThu 7 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 2016This new exhibition will tell the extraordinary story of how great swathes of the country were once ruled from within York's walls.

28 June 2014 to 06 July 2017

1914: When the World Changed Forever at York Castle MuseumSat 28 Jun 2014 - Thu 6 Jul 2017The terror of total war and its revolutionary impact on life around the world will be explored in this major new exhibition opening on June 28th at York Castle Museum to mark the centenary of the First World War.

18 July 2013 to 31 December 2020

Chocolate Events at City Of YorkThu 18 Jul 2013 - Thu 31 Dec 2020


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