York Castle Museum

Your Visit — Index


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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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) 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

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

York Out of the Closet 5 June – 5 November 2017 Our 1960s pub was transformed into an LGBT bar brimming with tales of love, struggle and pride to mark 50 years since the partial decriminalisation of sex between men in England and Wales. Find out more.   From Cradle to Grave April 2000 – April 2016 This exhibition focuses on the history …

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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. Christmas Shopping Special Our museum is the perfect place to pick up unique gifts, souvenirs, food and drink, toys, cards, books, and much more. Join us for Museum Shop Sunday on 26 November 2017 …

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Click here to view our current leaflet. Admission YMT Card Holder                                         FREE Adult (with 10% Gift Aid Donation)  £10.00 Adult (without donation)                        £9.09 Child (16 and under*)                                 FREE with a paying adult Access Day Ticket**                                    £5.00 With a YorkCard                                           20% off day tickets   YMT Card 12 months unlimited access to York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery and the Yorkshire Museum. Click …

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Keep checking this page for news of our exciting future exhibitions!

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