Shopping in York
There are many distinctive shopping quarters located inside the city walls, including bustling medieval Stonegate, modern Coppergate and intimate Swinegate. They all offer tempting choices of fashion, gifts and souvenirs so whichever you visit you will be in for a treat!
All the below provide discounts for York Pass holders.
Use the City Sightseeing buses to get round the shops in the city. Make the most out of your shopping experience and learn more about York as you hop on and off the bus.
Red House Antiques Centre
The Red House Antiques Centre, established 26 years ago, offers a wide range of antiques from early antiquities to the best of the Art Deco period from 60 dealers. Packing, delivery and shipping requirements can be arranged.
York Cocoa House
Experience all things chocolate in York Cocoa House located in the heart of York. Learn how to make your own chocolate at one of the workshops, come in for a chocolate-inspired lunch or just have a nice cup of hot chocolate at the café. Bring home a tasty souvenir from the Capital of Chocolate!
Visit York Information Centre Shop
Our VIC shop offers York merchandise, maps, gifts, souvenirs, books and clothing as well as tickets for attractions, events and bus passes. If you're looking to save money on your visit to York, pick up a York Pass for entry to top local attractions for one great price!
The Cat Gallery
The Cat Gallery is the UK's biggest shop devoted entirely to cats. Whether you're looking for a souvenir for yourself, a gift for a friend or a treat for a cat back home, the Cat Gallery is the place to visit.
Christmas Angels is a wonderland of fascinating Christmas accessories, traditional wooden toys, clockwork toys and musical boxes, dedicated to Christmas and open all year!
York's only award-winning liquid deli from Scotland - Demijohn - offers a remarkable collection of British wines and spirits. Try something completely original and delicious in an extremely fun way and get a personalised Demijohn bottle!
Give the Dog a Bone
Give the Dog a Bone is packed with things you don't need but really, really want. Quirky knick knacks, gifst and unusual greeting cards are all on offer. Find everything you didn't know you were looking for!
Take your senses on a real adventure in Hotel Chocolat devoted to making exciting, adventurous chocolate by using exceptional ingredients and plenty of passion.
Castle Museum Shop
Take a tantalising trip through time as you step into the world-famous recreated steet - Kirkgate. Experience the sights and sounds of Victorian Britain and find the perfect souvenir to take home with you.
Yorkshire Museum Shop
If you want to see York, see the Yorkshire Museum first. Discover York's history from prehistoric times to the city's medieval splendour and browse the museum shop for souvenirs.
York Designer Outlet
Looking for a few designer labels during your stay? The York Designer Outlet is the place to go when looking for those sought after designer fashions. What’s better, they can be bought for a fraction of the price!
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Chinese shopping guide
Shopping in York is such a lush experience you do need an insiders guide to all the amazing shops York has to offer. Check out our latest shopping guide in Chinese!