York Castle Museum

Visitor Information

Admission prices, opening times and how to find us.

Christmas at the Castle 30 Nov - 31 Dec

Step back in time to celebrate Christmas at the Castle.

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.