Ryedale Folk Museum, internal of a farm house

Ryedale Folk Museum


Explore the displays that brings to life the lives of ordinary people from pre-historic times to the present day.

What makes it special

  • Travel back it time to village life
  • Experience rural life

Opening Times (2019)

23 Feb - 30 Mar: 10am - 4pm

1 Apr - 30 Sept: 10am - 5pm

1 Oct - 24 Nov: 10am - 4pm


Adult: £8.25

Concession: £7.25 (65 and over/Student with ID)

Child (4-15): £7.25

Children under 4: Free

Family ticket: £27.00 (2 adults + 2 children)

All standard admission prices allow unlimited entry to the Museum for one year from the date of purchase. Terms and Conditions apply.

Hostels nearby

Ryedale Folk Museum

YORK, North Yorkshire, YO62 6UA

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SE 705 900

Lat/Lng: 54.300922, -0.917718

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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