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Cliffords Tower
VistEngland VAQASYork PassEnglish Heritage

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
 
 
 
York Minster
York Pass

Deangate, York, YO1 7HH, Tel: 01904 557 216, Email

Explore York’s world-class cathedral with medieval stained glass and stone masterpieces and foundations rooted in the nation's earliest history. Vast spaces come alive with music and quiet corners reveal stories of human inspiration.

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  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
Goddards
York Tourism Awards FinalistYork Tourism Awards Highly CommendedYork Pass

27 Tadcaster Road, York, YO24 1GG, Tel: 01904 771930, Email

On the edge of the racecourse, just a stone’s throw away from the centre of York, sits Goddards House and Garden, the former home of the Terry family (think chocolate orange.)

 
 
 
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.

 
 
 
Nunnington Hall
York Tourism Awards FinalistYork Tourism Awards Highly CommendedWelcome To Yorkshire MemberNational Trust

Nunnington, Nr Helmsley, York, YO62 5UY, Tel: 01439 748283, Email

The sheltered walled garden on the bank of the River Rye, with its delightful mixed borders, orchards of traditional fruit varieties and spring-flowering meadows, complements this mellow 17th-century manor house.

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  • Rail station: York (21 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
JORVIK Viking Centre
VistEngland VAQASWhite Rose Award FinalistYork Tourism Awards FinalistYork PassSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

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
 
 
 
Byland Abbey
York PassWelcome To Yorkshire Member

Byland Abbey, Coxwold, York, YO61 4BD, Tel: 01347 868614, Email

This beautiful ruin, set in the shadow of the Hambleton Hills, was once one of the great northern monasteries.

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  • Rail station: Thirsk (14 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
The Blue Bicycle

34 Fossgate, York, YO1 9TA, Tel: 01904 673990, Email

CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING.

The cellar of what is now The Blue Bicycle restaurant was once a brothel of some repute!

 
 
 
Castle Howard
VistEngland VAQASWhite Rose Award WinnerYork Tourism Awards WinnerYork PassWelcome To Yorkshire MemberHistoric Houses Association Friends SchemeThe Treasure Houses of England

Castle Howard Estate Limited., Castle Howard, York, YO60 7DA, Tel: 01653 648444, Email

Castle Howard is one of Britain's finest historic houses with awe-inspiring architecture, grand interiors and rolling parkland and gardens. With gift shops, garden centre, farm shop, cafes and adventure playground.

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  • Rail station: Malton (7 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal
White Rose Award FinalistDeliciouslyorkshire MemberNational Trust

Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3DY, Tel: 01765 608888, Email

This breathtaking World Heritage Site includes a Cistercian abbey, elegant Georgian water garden and medieval deer park.

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  • Rail station: Knaresborough (11 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • 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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