Museums in York

 
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 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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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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