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There is so much to see and do in York, so to help you plan your trip we have put together these Press Kits to save you time. Find all the information you need on York's history, who lives here and how to get to the city by downloading our comprehensive media kits below.

You will find everything from over 30 of York's attractions, all the hidden gems the city has to offer and information on all the world class events and festivals York plays host to. You will also find information on the York Pass which can help save time and money when exploring.

Find out the more unusual facts about York. Did you know that York is the most haunted city in Europe? Or that the infamous traitor Guy Fawkes was born within the city walls?

York has long had a reputation as the City of Chocolate, in part due to the sizable factories created by Rowntree's and Terry's during the 20th century, however there is much more to the evolution of York's history, industry and culinary expertise than just Kit Kat and Chocolate Orange.

Browse the content of the media kits below, or take a look through our Themed Factsheets for inspirational story ideas from across the city.

Contact the Visit York News Desk

For all press and media enquiries, please contact our Communications Team:

Kay Hyde - Head of PR & Corporate Communications
Telephone: 01904 554451 | Email:

Cassie Meegan-Vickers - Senior Communications Executive
Telephone: 01904 554436 | Email:

NOTE: If you are a visitor or have a general enquiry, please email or call 01904 550099.

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