Enjoy a variety of family-friendly and adult events at York Castle Museum throughout the year.

Events - 1 Nov 23

Family Friendly Spooky Storytelling – Wed 1 Nov 2023

Family Friendly Spooky Storytelling

Date: Wednesday 1 November 2023, All Day
Venue: York Castle Museum

Storytelling will start at approx. 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm 

Ticket Info: No need to book!

Join on the day and included in entry ticket  

Event description:  

Join us for a family friendly spooky storytelling in our spooky cells  

Gather round as local storyteller tells tales of ghosts and ghouls, all in the Castle Museum Cells. Learn about the history of the cell and the people who were once held there, while also getting into the spooky spirit of the holiday. Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind experience that’s sure to be a hit with both kids and adults alike! 

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Haunted Halloween Tour – ADULTS ONLY (SOLD OUT) – Wed 1 Nov 2023

Haunted Halloween Tour - ADULTS ONLY (SOLD OUT)

Date: Wednesday 1 November 2023, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Venue: York Castle Museum

Haunted Halloween Tour – Adult ONLY (SOLD OUT)
31 October and 1 November
6 pm – 7.30 pm
£15 per ticket – Book Now
York Castle Museum 

For those thrill-seeking adults, enter York Castle Museum’s prison if you dare, for an afterhours spooktacular tour on All Hallows Eve. Visitors can step back in time with the York Castle Prison Gaoler after the lights go out for a Haunted Halloween Tour. The Gaoler will tell the story of the dark side of the prison’s history along with tales of the paranormal experienced by staff in recent years. Pre-booking essential.  

Please note this deals with some themes that visitors may find distressing.


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