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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.

 
 
 
Scampston Hall
VistEngland VAQASVisitEngland Award For Excellence SilverYork PassWelcome To Yorkshire MemberTourism Association North YorkshireHistoric Houses Association Friends SchemeWhite Rose Award Winner

Scampston, Malton, YO17 8NG, Tel: 01944 759111, Email

This country house has remained in the same family since the 17th century. Extensively remodelled in 1801 by the architect Thomas Leverton with fine Regency interiors and now houses an important collection of works of art.

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  • Rail station: Malton (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Mansion House
York Pass

St Helens Square, York, YO1 9QN, Tel: 01904 552036, Email

One of York's great historic treasures and one of its best kept secrets.......

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  • Rail station: York (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms

St Helen's Square, York, YO1 8QP, Tel: 01904 659142

The Oak Room Café at Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms in St Helen’s Square is a real throwback to the 1940s, when it hosted a dance club for servicemen and their guests.

 
 
 
Byland Abbey
York Pass

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
 
 
 
Newby Hall
VistEngland VAQASWhite Rose Award WinnerHistoric Houses Association Friends SchemeSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Newby Hall & Gardens, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 5AE, Tel: 01423 322583, Email

Newby Hall, the family home of Mr & Mrs Richard Compton, is one of England's finest houses, an exceptional example of 18th century interior decoration.

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  • Rail station: Harrogate or York (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Newburgh Priory

Estate Office, Newburgh Priory, Coxwold, YO61 4AS, Tel: 01347 868372, Email

The Grade-1 listed house and its 40 acres of grounds are open to the public, and also available to hire exclusively for weddings, conferences and other events.

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  • Rail station: Thirsk (8 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
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, the fromer home of the Terry family (think chocolate orange.)

 
 
 

Castle Yard, Knaresborough, HG5 8AS, Tel: 01423 556188, Email

Knaresborough Castle is situated at the top of a large cliff, with a commanding view of the River Nidd and the Forest of Knaresborough.

 
 
National Centre for Birds of Prey
York Pass

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 Cold War Bunker
York Tourism Awards FinalistYork Pass

Monument Close, York, YO24 4HT, Tel: 01904 646940

English Heritage’s most modern, most unusual and perhaps most spine-chilling site,‘No.20 Group Royal Observer Corps HQ’ is the semi-subterranean bunker which would have monitored nuclear explosions and fallout in the Yorkshire region.

 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 

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