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. (Excludes Christmas at York Castle Museum) 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 …

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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

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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Click here to view our main Visitor Information webpage. We are currently only operating on a ticketed tours system only as we begin to open York Castle Museum. You can find out more about the tours and booking tickets here!

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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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