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Take part in your own York mystery play
White Rose Award FinalistYork Tourism Awards FinalistYork PassSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York, YO1 8AR, Tel: 01904 615505, Email

Discover the Medieval townhouse of the Prior's of Nostell and a Lord Mayor of York. Rediscovered under a relatively modern façade, the stunning building has beautiful exposed timber frames, high ceilings and horn window.

 
 
 
The north front of Beningbrough Hall
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Beningbrough, York, YO30 1DD, Tel: 01904 472027, Email

Inside the Italian-inspired house the grand rooms are a perfect backdrop for the rich collection of portraits from the National Portrait Gallery. With 8 acres of formal gardens and surrounding parkland, there's plenty to explore.

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  • Rail station: York (8 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
National Centre for Birds of Prey
York PassWelcome To Yorkshire Member

Duncombe Park, Helmsley, York, YO62 5EB, Tel: 0844 7422035, Email

The largest collection of Birds of Prey in the north of England. Housing owls, eagles, vultures, falcons and more. Daily flying demonstrations featuring free flying birds. Set in the ancient woodland of Duncombe Park. Access is included.

 
 
 
York City Walls

York, Y01 8RY, Tel: 01904 552270

No visit to York would be complete without a walk around the City Walls. At 3.4 kilometres long, the beautifully preserved walls are the longest medieval town walls in England.

 
 
 
Treasurer's House
York PassNational Trust

Minster Yard, York, YO1 7JL, Tel: 01904 624247, Email

Discover this house of contradictions - all is not as it first appears. See both sides of the story of one man's remarkable vision to create his idea of a historic house.

 
 
 
Fairfax House
York PassHistoric Houses Association Friends Scheme

Castlegate, York, YO1 9RN, Tel: 01904 655543, Email

Fairfax House is one of the finest Georgian town house in England and a classical architectural masterpiece of its age.

 
 
 
Selby Abbey
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The Crescent, Selby, YO8 4PU, Tel: 01757 703123, Email

Selby Abbey is unique in the North of England, as the first monastery to be founded in the North after the Norman Conquest and one of the few in England to have survived as a parish church.

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  • Rail station: Selby (0 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Clifford's Tower
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Tower Street, York, YO1 9SA, Tel: 01904 646940, Email

Clifford's Tower stands as a proud symbol of the power of England's medieval kings.

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  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Bedern Hall
York Tourism Awards Finalist

Bedern Hall, Bedern, York, YO1 7AL, Tel: 01904 646030, Email

Tucked away behind bustling Goodramgate stands Bedern Hall, the 14th century dining hall of the Vicars Choral of York Minster.

 
 
 
Merchant Adventurers' Hall
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Fossgate, York, YO1 9XD, Tel: 01904 654818, Email

The Merchant Adventurers’ Hall is one of York’s medieval marvels.

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  • Rail station: York (2 miles)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
JORVIK Viking Centre
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Coppergate, York, YO1 9WT, Tel: 01904 615505, Email

JORVIK Viking Centre is now open!

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  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Rievaulx Abbey
VistEngland VAQASWhite Rose Award FinalistWelcome To Yorkshire MemberEnglish Heritage

Rievaulx Abbey, Rievaulx, York, YO62 5LB, Tel: 01439 798228, Email

Escape the crowds and experience the serene beauty of this impressive monastic site, in the middle of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park.

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  • Rail station: Malton (18 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
 

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