Local Attractions

York Minster www.yorkminster.org
The magnificent Cathedral in York, known as York Minster is the largest Gothic Cathedral in Northern Europe, renowned for containing the largest collection of medieval stained glass in England.

The Castle Museum www.yorkcastlemuseum.org.uk
The Castle Museum houses some of the finest collections of archaeological finds in Europe, spanning Roman, Anglo-Saxon, Viking and Medieval times.

National Railway Museum www.nrm.org.uk
For a fun-packed, family day out where admission is free for everyone, come along to the National Railway Museum in York to experience the incredible story of the train as you've never seen or heard it before.

York Brewery Tour www.yorkbrew.demon.co.uk
Established in 1996 within the City Walls, York Brewery is both a tourist attraction and a working brewery, providing customers locally and around the country with the first traditionally brewed ales from within the walls of York for over 40 years.  

Jorvik - The Viking City www.jorvik-viking-centre.co.uk
Explore York's Viking history on the very site where archaeologists uncovered remains of the Viking-Age City of 'Jorvik'.  

York 360 www.york360.co.uk
An invaluable site for whats on in York, and for recommended shops, bars and restaurants.