The city’s emblem is known for its superb stained-glass windows, underground treasure chambers and tall tower with spectacular views.
This picturesque cobblestone street has a fascinating medieval history and crooked buildings that appear to almost fall into one another.
Imagine yourself as a Viking in this museum that allows you to dig up Norse artifacts and witness reenactments, while you learn about York’s Scandinavian settlers.
Go on a journey through history, from the Jacobean era to the Swinging Sixties, in this museum located in the former prison of an 11th-century castle.
Laugh, squirm and recoil at the ghastly torture methods and grisly crimes recreated in this prison-like museum where you can immerse yourself in macabre practices and living conditions of the Middle Ages.
See the pretty city of York from above and discover dark secrets at this 13th-century tower on a scenic hilltop.
Discover the beautiful city of York on a thoroughly enjoyable hop-on hop-off bus tour. With unlimited access to the route for 24 hours, hop on and off as much as you please, exploring this walled city at your own pace.
York Pass is the Official Sightseeing card for York and beyond ..Save Money on attraction tickets Available as a 1 day York city pass and 2, 3, and 6 days York & beyond explorer pass – York Pass includes a free pocket guidebook, 24 hour city sightseeing bus ticket, pasta or pizza meal at ASK Italian restaurant (T&Cs apply), and extra value discount offers.
Get to know the landscape and townships of the Yorkshire Dales on this full-day tour to the splendid sights amid the English countryside. From historic castles and picture-perfect scenery to one of the country's most venerable shops, this day trip shows you the enduring charm of the region.
Embark on a spooky sightseeing tour that reveals the secrets of York's eerie past. The city's history is dotted with tales of sinister figures who wreaked havoc on daily life, and whose ghosts are said to still haunt its darkest corners to this day.
Starting in the morning from York, this guided day trip provides the perfect opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to explore Bronte Country and the scenic and picturesque Yorkshire Dales National Park.
The tour departs from opposite the Dean Court Hotel (near York Minster) at 9.00am and heads off into the Vale of York, where you will pass by and learn the history of the famous Kilburn White Horse hill figure on the boundary of the National Park.