York Castle Museum

Your Visit — Index

Accessibility

Parking Cars with a disabled parking permit can park for up to three hours on the road outside the main entrance to the museum. The nearest car park is the Castle car park, next to Clifford’s Tower, which has 305 spaces. This car park is off Clifford Street, off the inner ring road, most easily …

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Café 68 at the Castle Museum

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

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Events

Exhibitions

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) 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  You can contact our Group Bookings department …

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How to Find Us

Opening Times

Daily: 9:30am – 5:00pm Closed: 25, 26 December and 1 January Early closing: 2.30pm on 24 and 31 December   We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause to our visitors.

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Previous Exhibitions

From Cradle to Grave April 2000 – April 2016 This exhibition focuses on the history of three rites of passage: birth, marriage and death. On display were nursery items, wedding clothes and gifts, and an Edwardian hearse. Find out more.   Road to Waterloo 23 May – 30 September 2015 Marked the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, this exhibition highlighted …

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Tickets

For Group Bookings Please Click Here YMT Card 12 months unlimited access to all York Museums Trust attractions – York Art Gallery, York Castle  Museum and the Yorkshire Museum. YMT Card: £22.00 or £20 with direct debit – with a York Card: £11.00 or £10 with direct debit   Access YMT Card***: £10 with direct debit* (£11 with other payment methods) – with a resident’ …

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Chocolate: York’s Sweet Past 1 April 2017 – 5 January 2018 Delve into the delicious history of some of the world’s most iconic chocolates and sweets as we take you on a chocolatey tour of sweets galore in this new trail around the museum. Find out more.

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