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Welcome to York

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting York - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in York to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information York

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting York as a visitor or a resident.

Hotels in York

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Whether you're staying for the night or a few days, check out the choice of local hotels.

Restaurants in York

Restaurants in York

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Forthcoming events in York

02
FEB
Around the World in 80 Days
York Theatre Royal

Tilted Wig Murder Margaret and Me; Lady Chatterleys Lover; The Picture of Dorian Gray are heading on tour with York Theatre Royals Around the World in 80 Days.This exciting adventure adapted from Jules Vernes iconic story is touring the UK…

TEL: 01904 623568
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03
FEB
Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story
Theatre@41 Monkgate

Join Diana in heaven as she shares the untold and untrue tale of her extraordinary life. Combining drag multimedia audience interaction puppetry and a lot of queer joy ‐ this unique celebration of the peoples princess is as hilarious as it is…

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11
FEB
JORVIK Viking Festival
Jorvik Viking Festival

.Viking hordes from every corner of the globe are set to descend on York once again next February with the return of JORVIK Viking Festival Europes largest celebration of Norse culture and combat. The 2023 Festival is set to run for nine…

TEL: 01904 500698
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23
FEB
York Careers Fair | 23rd February 2023
Hilton York

. Are you looking for a new careerThe York Careers Fair will offer candidates from all backgrounds experience and education levels the opportunity to speak to representatives from an abundance of local employers all in one place.Why attendThere will be a wide…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01252 983140
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11
OCT
York Careers Fair | 11th October 2023
Hilton York

Are you looking for a new careerThe York Careers Fair will offer candidates from all backgrounds experience and education levels the opportunity to speak to representatives from an abundance of local employers all in one place.Why attendThere will be a wide variety…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01252 983140
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Tourist Attractions


Jorvik

Between 1976 and 1981, visitors to York from all over the world watched as some of the best preserved remains of the Viking world came to light.York Archaeological Trust discovered wooden houses which stood to over 2 metres in height, fence lines, alleyways and backyards. …

York Dungeons

The York Dungeon brings York's horrible history to life with 11 live shows, actors and special effects.Travel to the dark depths of York Prison where murderer, thief, and infamous highwayman Dick Turpin awaits his death at the gallows.After years of stealing livestock, robbing stage‐coaches and murdering those who…

Yorkshire Air Museum

A Traditional Hangar Dance to Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Liberation of Europe. Dance the night away to the Big Band sound of the highly regarded New York Dance Band. Set in the atmospheric hangar at the Yorkshire Air Museum with the unique backdrop of the Halifax…

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

York's county house and garden, this imposing Georgian Mansion was built in 1716 and contains one of the most empressive baroque interiors in England.Exceptional wood carving, an unusual central corridor running the full length of the house, and over 100 pictures on loan from the National…

York Minster

One of Europe's finest cathedrals, in the heart of Northern England.From Roman times to the present day the site on which York Minster stands has been at the very centre of England's religious and political life.'The Story of the Minster through the Ages' is…

National Railway Museum

Discover over 300 years of history and over a million wonderful objects.Marvel at iconic locomotives, watch engineering work in progress in the Workshop, browse our object‐filled Warehouse, or let off steam in the outdoor play area.…

Want more?

Want to see what other attractions to visit when in York? See our list of attractions in York, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 29/01/2023 03:45:43

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