Things to Do, Tours & Guides
York Photo Walks
York Photo Walks offer a great way to explore the sights of this city taking in some amazing locations and history along the way.
Our photowalks are about learning and developing your photography knowledge, whilst exploring York’s rich history, people, nature and architecture. The aim is to inspire you to stretch your creative legs when you are out and about with your camera.
We have a number of walks to choose from: Our classic 3 hour York Photo Walk - The Big one, visiting York Minster, the city walls, the famous Shambles, Fossgate, The Merchant Adventurers Hall, and the Shambles Market. Finishing with the Museum Gardens with visits to The Hospitium, and St Mary’s Abbey.
The walk takes approximately 3 hours
Every Wednesday at 1.00pm and Friday at 10:00 am, we meet at York Art Gallery
For those with less time we have 3 different 1 hour bite size walks. These centre around the Museum Gardens, Kings square and The Shambles, or The Bar Walls and York Minster each walk runs twice a week, see the website for all the details. HERE
We also offer a Private
bespoke walk of up
to 3 hours tailored to your needs, ideal for 1 or 2 people. We also
offer larger groups or teams a
walk, duration to
suit you. Call or email for more details.
Our photo walks are designed to suit all abilities whether you want to just learn the basics or improve your photography skills our walks will have in depth tuition for everyone. You can bring any camera whether it is a DSLR, Point and shoot, mobile or tablet camera. We want you to learn how to see creatively, and encourage you to see the world with an artistic eye.
You can book our walks HERE
Benefits of a York Photo walk
Sparks your creativity and imagination
Helps you gain more confidence in your photography
Sharing and learning with other people.
Great for your mental health
Providing a mindful experience.
Book early to secure your place.
- Guided Tours for groups
- Capacity Limit
- Children with Adults welcome
- Covid 19 Measures in place
- Online booking
- Hand sanitiser available