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Show more details of Visit York Information Centre

1 Museum Street, York, YO1 7DT, Tel: 01904 550099

Friendly, efficient staff is on hand at the state of the art VisitYork Information Centre to help you get the best out of your visit to this lovely city and surrounding area.

 
 
Show more details of The Bar Convent
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17 Blossom Street, York, YO24 1AQ, Tel: 01904 464910, Email

A beautiful Georgian Building home to Museum, cafe, conference and accommodation.

Speciality: Gluten free

 
 
Show more details of National Centre for Early Music

St Margaret's Church, Walmgate, York, YO1 9TL, Tel: 01904 658338

Welcome to the award-winning National Centre for Early Music - a centre of excellence for music making of all kinds - and an established conference and recording venue.

 
 
Show more details of City of York Walls

York, Y01 8RY, Tel: 01904 552270

 
 

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St Saviour's Church, St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, Tel: 01904 615505, Email

Grab a trowel and dig to see what you can find in DIG's specially designed excavation pits. Rediscover some of the finds that archaeologists have uncovered under the streets of York.

 
 
Show more details of York Barbican Centre

Paragon Street, York, YO10 4NT, Tel: 0844 854 2757

Now open after a £1.5 million refurbishment, the York Barbican hosts a wide range of events, from Jane McDonald to Morrissey!

 
 
Show more details of York Maze
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Elvington Lane, York, YO19 5LT, Tel: 01904 607341, Email

Visit the world's largest maze! Meet the farm animals, play a round of crazy mazy golf, fun for all the family. Maze open from mid July until mid September and runs Halloween and Guy Fawkes events

 
 
Show more details of Burnby Hall Gardens
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33 The Balk, Pocklington, York, YO42 2QF, Tel: 01759 307125

These magnificent and beautifully laid out gardens incorporate two lakes which contain. A National Collection of water lilies. The Hall is also home to Victorian and Secret Gardens and a Primrose Wood.

 
 
Show more details of Aldborough Roman Site

Aldborough, Nr Boroughbridge, YO51 9EP, Tel: 01423 322768

The museum houses many objects from the once sophisticated town of Roman Britain's largest tribe.

 
 
Show more details of The Bar Convent
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17 Blossom Street, York, YO24 1AQ, Tel: 01904 643238, Email

Discover the secrets of the Bar Convent. Founded in 1686, the sisters established the first school for girls in York during perilous times, when it was illegal to be a Catholic.

 
 
Show more details of St Helen's Church
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St Helen's Square, York, YO1 8QN, Tel: 01845 578332

Located prominently in St Helen's Square, this church is most famous for its west facade which faces the Mansion House. Originally a mediaeval church, it has been rebuilt several times and the present structure dates from the 19th century.

 
 
Show more details of Quilt Museum and Gallery
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St Anthony's Hall, Peasholme Green, York, YO1 7PW, Tel: 01904 613242, Email

England's only museum dedicated to quiltmaking and textile arts.

 
 
Show more details of  The York Dungeon
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12 Clifford Street, York, YO1 9RD, Tel: 0871 4232260., Email

The York Dungeon is a unique visitor attraction that brings together an amazing cast of theatrical actors, special effects, stages and scenes...

 
 
Show more details of York Art Gallery
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Exhibition Square, York, YO1 7EW, Tel: 01904 687687

York Art Gallery is currently closed as a major redevelopment takes place and will reopen for Easter 2015.

 
 
Show more details of Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens
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Stewart Lane, Stillingfleet, York, YO19 6HP, Tel: 01904 728506, Email

Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens and Nurseries is a hidden gem on the outskirts of York, where you can spend a few hours enjoying peace and tranquility.

 
 
Show more details of Holy Trinity Church
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Goodramgate, York, YO1 2LF, Tel: central@tcct.org.uk, Email

A Glimpse of the Medieval world behind a busy street. Holy Trinity Goodramgate has the air of a hidden treasure. It stands in a small, secluded, leafy churchyard, with the Minster towering behind, tucked away behind Goodramgate.

 
 
Show more details of York Army Museum
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3 Tower Street, York, YO1 9SB, Tel: 01904 461010

The Museum explores the history of two of Yorkshire's famous regiments; the Royal Dragoon Guards, and the Prince of Wales's Own Regiment of Yorkshire. With over 80 showcases housing military artefacts collected over the last 300 years.

 
 
Show more details of RHS Garden Harlow Carr
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Crag Lane, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 1QB, Tel: 01423 565418, Email

Inspiring 58 acres of stunning gardens, perfect for relaxation and ideas, with year round events for all. Fabulous Betty's Tea Room, extensive RHS shop & plant centre.

 
 
 
 

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