York Area

Links & Local Attractions

Below are some of our friends and places of interest in and around York:

York Pass

York Pass could be your key to unlocking the treasures of York. Discover over 2000 years of history as well as the best in entertainment, the arts and shopping. The York Pass gives you FREE entry to 28 favorite attractions, offering great value and convenience in one easy to use package.


York Minster

Information on visiting, worshipping, learning, & being involved at York Minster, the largest gothic cathedral in Northern Europe.


York Theatre Royal

York Theatre Royal aims to offer audiences as wide a range in programming as possible, including drama, comedy, dance, pantomime, youth theatre and more, to ensure that it remains a welcoming and exciting place to visit.


York Designer Outlet

Only minutes from the beautiful city of York, this completely indoor Designer Outlet has excellent transport links. It is located to the south of the historic city, and a few minutes' drive from the A19/A64 interchange. It opened in November 1998.


Yorkshire Museum

Set in beautiful gardens in the heart of York, the Yorkshire Museum is home to some of the most fascinating archaeology in the region.


Jorvik Viking Centre

The world famous JORVIK Viking Centre is a 'must-see' for visitors to the city of York and is one of the most popular visitor attractions in the UK outside London.


The York Dungeon

Catch the Plague at the York Dungeon as you take a spine tingling tour through 14th century York. Meet the Witch Finders, Guy Fawkes and infamous Dick Turpin as he comes face to face with the hangman.


National Railway Museum

Discover the story of the train in a great day out for all the family. The National Railway Museum mixes fascination and education with hours of fun.


Yorkshire Air Museum

Yorkshire Air Museum in Elvington, York, UK. A living memorial to all the Allied Air Forces personnel who operated from Yorkshire during the Second World War based on a a typical wartime bomber station.


York St John University

Provides higher education in the heart of York.


York University

Outstanding teaching and research, in a historic European city.


The National Trust

There are plenty of wonderful Nationla Trust properties to visit in and around York.


Historic House Association

Yorkshire has the most HHA properties in the country for you to enjoy!