The Yorkshire Museum houses some of the finest collections of archaeological and geological finds in Europe
Walk on a genuine Roman mosaic floor, marvel at one of the country’s greatest treasures – the beautiful Middleham Jewel – and be amazed by the Middlesbrough meteorite that is four and a half billion years old – all in the heart of the city.
Don’t miss the exhibition opened by Sir David Attenborough – ‘Yorkshire’s Jurassic World’ – an epic journey back through 150 million years of Yorkshire to discover lost giants and the changing worlds they inhabited.
New for 2020
Richard III – Coming Home (10 July to 01 November)
Come and see the iconic Richard III portrait on loan from the National Portrait Gallery alongside one of the finest group of objects associated with the monarch in the country.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, this attraction is currently closed or not accepting York Pass. Please check their website for specific information on reopening dates.
Please visit our Attractions Page for information on the YorkPass attractions that are open and welcoming visitors.