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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Cafe 68 at the Castle Museum

No museum visit is complete without a visit to Cafe 68 at the Castle! We serve delicious lunches, homemade cakes and our own house blend coffee with options for special diets and kids. Our Menu Our menu is perfect for filling hungry kids and grown-ups. Some of our favourite dishes include: Various light sandwiches Delicious scones …

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Group Bookings

We welcome groups and offer discounts for parties of 10 or more. 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

Opening Times

Opening Times Open daily: 9.30am – 5pm Closed: 25, 26 December and 1 January. Early closing at 2.30pm: 24 and 31 December. For more information on visiting York Castle Museum please click here.

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Previous Exhibitions

Chocolate: York’s Sweet Past April 2017 – April 2018 Visitors were able to delve into the delicious history of some of the world’s most iconic chocolates and sweets on a chocolatey tour of sweets galore in a series of displays across the museum. Find out more.   York Out of the Closet 5 June – 5 November 2017 Our 1960s …

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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… Christmas – we have a great selection of Christmas gifts, books and souvenirs for all ages. Food Lovers Pantry – Explore our well-stocked pantry full of delicious treats in the far …

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Click here to view our main Visitor Information webpage. Click here to view our current leaflet.   Admission YMT Card Holder                                         FREE Adult (with 10% Gift Aid Donation)  £11.00 Adult (without donation)                        £10.00 Child (16 and under)*                                FREE with a paying adult Access Day Ticket**                                    £5.50 York Resident***                                          £8.00   Book Your Tickets Online Don’t miss out and pay your …

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Museum of Broken Relationships 22 March 2019 – 22 March 2020 Always heartfelt, sometimes humorous and often deeply moving, the Museum of Broken Relationships brings together stories and symbolic possessions about the ways we fall out of love. Find out more.

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