York Castle Museum

Eye of York, YO1 9RY
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  • Gift Shop
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Explore 400 hundred years of York’s past in this award-winning museum of everyday life, famous for its collection of costumes, textiles, military and social history.

Take a trip back in time to Victorian York as you step onto the world-famous recreated street, Kirkgate, venture into the prison cells that once held notorious highwayman Dick Turpin and discover famous fashions of the past including a dress worn by Queen Victoria. Whatever your age and wherever you come from, history comes to life at York Castle Museum. NEW for 2018 A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes (13 July 2018 - 28 April 2019). A Touring exhibition from the Civic, Barnsley.

Normal Admission Price

Free entry to YorkPass holders