York Castle Museum

Opening Times

October Half Term Fun 24 Oct - 1 Nov

This October half term there’s lots of great family friendly activities to enjoy with York Museums Trust.

YMT Card - Three Great Attractions for only £22

The Sixties

The Sixties aims to recreate the spirit of this exciting decade which saw momentous change in so many areas of public and private life.

York Castle Prison

Rogues. Thieves. Killers. Debtors. Revolutionaries. Come and see York Castle Prison's infamous inmates.

Kirkgate, the Victorian Street

1914: When the World Changed Forever

The terror of total war and its revolutionary impact on life around the world is explored in this major new exhibition marking the centenary of the First World War.