Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions York is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to York a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in York.
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Deangate, York YO1 7HH, United Kingdom
07:00 am - 06:30 pm
The city of York has had a long, eventful association with Christianity that was established as early as the 4th Century.
The York Minster was first built in 600 AD but as power changed hands in York, the cathedral went through the unfortunate incidents of fire, destruction time and time again. It wasn’t until 1472 that the Minster was remode...
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Micklegate, York, North Yorkshire YO1 6JX, United Kingdom
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
Who needs pavements when you can walk the city walls?
Present day York had been, since time immemorial, a walled area to protect it against invaders. In the beginning, there were the Romans – the original walls were built around 71 AD. Since then, every occupant of this beautiful city has either torn down the labour of his predecessor or upgr...
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Eye of York, York YO1 9RY, United Kingdom
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
York Castle Museum isn’t just going to show you the past - it’s going to let you be a part of it. The museum stands on the site of York Castle, built in 1068 by William the Conqueror. The present edifice used to be a Debtor’s Prison and the museum has used this disturbing detail to its advantage.
York Castle Museum covers major se...
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Coppergate Centre, York YO1 9WT, England
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
JVC museum recreates the Viking age for its visitors. York Archaeological Trust conducted several excavations in Central York and found objects and remains over thousand years old. The dig had lasted 5 long years and managed to unearth around 40,000 well preserved remains of wooden structures from the Viking City of Jorvik. These included animal pe...
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70 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LF, England
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Rarely does one come across a church with so much personality. The 15th century building, hidden away from the hustle and bustle of the town, has a marvellous architectural design. The Goodramgatearea comprises of some of York’s oldest structures. The church’s façade and floor have such an appealingly vintage quality, you can&rsq...
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Castlegate, York YO1 9RN, England
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
When you visit the castles and cathedrals of York, you see places where the rich and famous of old Yorkshire worked and prayed. But where did the nobility of Yorkshire live? What were there homes like?
Fairfax House is a 18th Century townhouse that belonged to Viscount Charles Gregory Fairfax. It was built in the finest architectural design of the ...