York Castle Museum

Your Visit — Index


Please click here to visit our Access page. For more information please call 01904 687687 or email access@ymt.org.uk.

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Group Bookings

Please note that due to COVID-19, all group bookings are suspended. Group Admission Pricing Adult – £8* (25 years + over) Adult – £5* (17-24 years) Child – £4.50 (16 years + under) * Carers for disabled children have free admission. For school party group admission information, click here. To make a booking, please complete a booking form and email it to groupbookings@ymt.org.uk  …

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How to Find Us

York Castle Museum takes approximately 20 to 25 minutes to walk to from York Railway Station – follow the green pedestrian signs to the ‘Castle Area’. The nearest bus stop is on Tower Street where the number 3 bus stops. This is within 150m (164yds) of the museum. There are several other bus stops nearby. For more information visit  …

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Previous Exhibitions

Museum of Broken Relationships 22 March 2019 – 22 March 2020 York Castle Museum brings a collection of stories and symbolic possessions to the city which relate to the ways we fall out of love. Always heartfelt, sometimes humorous and often deeply moving, the collections from the Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagreb, Croatia, will be enriched with objects from …

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The York Castle Museum shop is a treasure trove of souvenirs, books, food and gifts relating to our historic collections and inspiring exhibitions. Our Current Ranges… Food Lovers Pantry – Explore our well-stocked pantry full of delicious treats in the far corner of the shop just by the tills. Whether you fancy something sweet for yourself …

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Book tickets here Open Monday, 11am-5pm and Tuesday – Sunday, 10am-5pm Tickets Entry times are divided into 30 minute slots giving you a half hour window to check-in. Please arrive any time within 30 minutes after your booked slot (e.g. if you book 12:00, then please arrive between 12:00 and 12:30). You’re then welcome to stay until …

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Please keep an eye on this page for the exhibitions we have coming up. In the meantime, why not take a look at our current exhibitions?

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