Attractions in York

 
Wired High Ropes York Clifton
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Wired High Ropes is our 22 element high ropes course on a continuous belay system which means all participants are totally safe while on the course. Come and travel over the vario...

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Capital of the North Yorkshire Museum City Centre
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In the medieval kingdoms of Britain, the north was ruled from York. Anglian kings were baptised in its churches, Viking warriors plotted their southern raids and the Normans cruel...

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Looking Back at Hungate Dig City Centre
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Visit DIG for a unique opportunity to see some of its archaeological treasures displayed together for the first time. From Roman grave goods and Viking craftsmanship, through to...

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The Orb at York Minster York Minster City Centre
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A Dome of Discovery revealing world-class masterpeices in stained glass. Enter the Orb, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see, at close range, some of the world's most importa...

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York Minster City Centre
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Take a two-thousand year journey through time in Revealing York Minster in the Undercroft. Follow in the footsteps of Roman soldiers and discover the stories of some of the people...

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The Sixties York Castle Museum City Centre

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

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Toy Stories York Castle Museum City Centre

Take a trip back to your childhood and rediscover some of your favourite toys in this new exhibition. Bikes, bath toys, computer games, Lego and beautiful handmade dolls are...

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York Castle Prison York Castle Museum City Centre

Come and see York Castle Prison's infamous residents and fascinating history brought to life in our special exhibition. Experience a brutal and crooked prison system and meet our...

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From Cradle to Grave York Castle Museum City Centre

This exhibition focuses on the history of three rites of passage - birth, marriage and death. Visitors can also see examples of many of the nursery and childcare items used durin...

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Shakespeare's First Folio Yorkshire Museum City Centre
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Regarded as one of the most important books in English literature, Shakespeare's First Folio is a compilation of 36 works by the playwright. It took two years to print and no two...

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Aesthetica Art Prize York St Mary's City Centre
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The Aesthetica Art Prize returns to York St Marys in a celebration of outstanding contemporary art. Hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, the Art Prize provides a platform for emerging...

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National Railway Museum City Centre
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We're home to over 300 years of history and over a million wonderful objects. Visit us and you can marvel at iconic locomotives, watch engineering work in progress in the Worksho...

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SMARTIES The Chocolate Story City Centre

York's CHOCOLATE Story will be paying homage to the city's most colourful sweet and one of Britain's best loved brands – Smarties! Visitors will be able to get hands on and learn...

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Mothering Sunday: Mothers Go Free! York's CHOCOLATE Story City Centre
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York's CHOCOLATE Story will be celebrating Mother's Day with free entry to the attraction for all Mothers!* A visit to the attraction is the perfect way to treat mum and get into...

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York City Walls City Centre

The heart of the city of York, is almost completely surrounded by crenellated stone walls. The original Roman fortifications have long since been replaced by their medieval (12/13...

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The Madsen Commissions York St Mary's City Centre
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An exhibition by contemporary artists inspired by and responding to the collections of Peter Emil Madsen, the generous benefactor who donated more than £2 million to the £8 millio...

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