York Castle Museum

Visitor Information

Opening times, admission prices and how to find us.

February Half Term Fun!

2016 Little Vikings Awards 'Best Attraction'

York Castle Museum has been named the 'Best Attraction' in the 2016 Little Vikings awards.

Kirkgate, the Victorian Street

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.

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.