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Show more details of 1914: When the World Changed Forever

York Castle Museum, The Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY, Tel: 01904 687687, Email 

The 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.

Sat 28 Jun 2014 - Thu 6 Jul 201709:30 to 19:00
  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
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York Minster, Deangate, York, YO1 7HH, Tel: 01904 557208 , Email 

Anne Frank: A History for Today presents the story of Anne Frank and her family alongside the wider picture across Europe in the 1930s and 1940s.

Tue 27 Jan - Sun 1 Feb 2015
  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
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City Of York, York City Centre, YO1 

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Show more details of Churchill's Final Journey

National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO26 4XJ, Tel: 0844 815 3139, Email 

2015 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.

Fri 30 Jan - Sun 3 May 201510:00 to 18:00
  • Rail station: York (0 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
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York Cocoa House, 3 Blake Street, York, YO1 8QJ, Tel: 01904 675787, Email 

York is home of the world's most famous chocolate bar: Kit Kat. Join us and learn how to create your own chocolate bar.

Sat 31 Jan 201510:00 to 11:00, 16:30 to 17:30
  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
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Show more details of Fishergate Postern Tower Open Days

City of York Walls, York, Y01 8RY, Email 

Volunteer guides will show you around the 500 year old tower, where the Postern Gatekeeper lived with his family.

Sat 31 Jan - Sun 1 Feb 201510:00 to 16:00
  • Rail station: York (0 mile)
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Show more details of Churchill's Final Journey

York Castle Museum, The Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY, Tel: 01904687687, Email 

This exhibition focuses on the history of three rites of passage - birth, marriage and death.

Fri 8 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 201609:30 to 17:00
  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
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York Theatre Royal, St. Leonard's Place, York, boxoffice@yorktheatreroyal.co.uk, YO1 7HD, Tel: 01904 623568, Email 

Good versus evil is put to the test when two fairies battle for supremacy. The bad fairy claims any human being can be corrupted; the good fairy chooses Old Mother Goose as an example of all that is good.

Thu 11 Dec 2014 - Sat 31 Jan 2015
  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
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Show more details of Churchill's Final Journey

York Castle Museum, The Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY, Tel: 01904 687687, Email 

The Sixties exhibition aims to recreate the spirit of this exciting decade which saw momentous change in so many areas of public and private life.

Wed 13 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 201609:30 to 17:00
  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
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Show more details of Fishergate Postern Tower Open Days

National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO26 4XJ, Tel: 01904 686228, Email 

Explore the adventure and nostalgia associated with Trainspotting, one of the most common pastimes for boys in the 1950s and 1960s, with a variety of events.

Fri 26 Sep 2014 - Sun 1 Mar 201510:00 to 18:00
  • Rail station: York (0 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
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York Castle Museum, The Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY, Tel: 01904 687687, Email 

Come and see York Castle Prison's infamous residents and fascinating history brought to life in our special exhibition.

Wed 13 Nov 2013 - Sat 31 Dec 201609:30 to 17:00
  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
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Joseph Rowntree Theatre, Haxby Road, York, YO31 8TA, Tel: 01904639117, Email 

A return of this wonderful choir providing an evening of uplifting & joyous music for all.

Sat 31 Jan 201519:30
  • Rail station: York (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
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