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What's New

York Students Designs to Feature in New First World War Exhibition

Dated: 25/03/2014

Judges have cast their eye over the shortlisted ideas from York students today, who are hoping their creations will be included in York Castle Museum’s new exhibition on the First World War. Read more

Learn of the etiquettes and the elegant ways of the Victorian upper classes this half term

Dated: 13/02/2014

Learn about the flamboyance of Victorian dinner parties and the elegant past times of the prim and proper upper classes this half term at York Castle Museum. Read more

Easter Extravaganza

5-21 April

Experience A Victorian Easter at York Castle Museum Read more

Toy Stories

Toy Stories

Now open

Come and Play! Take a look at some of the toys on display in our new exhibition Read more

What our Visitors Think

'I enjoyed it so much I've booked train tickets and hotel to come a second time. So very interesting and not at all stuffy like most museums.'

'It was really excellent because it made you feel like you were in Victorian times, real life!'

'I found out wonderful things at the Castle Museum, I enjoyed every second.'

Visitors to York Castle Museum

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