York Castle Museum

York Castle Museum


A leading museum of everyday life. Discover how people lived through household objects and recreated rooms, shops and even prison cells.

See the Museum website for more details.

What makes it special

  • See what Dr Kirk collected during the early 20c
  • See streets, workshops and domestic rooms in their original context

Opening Times

Daily: 09:30 to 17:00

(except Christmas, Boxing, and New Year's Days)


Adult - £10.90 (or £12.00 with Gift Aid)

Child (under 16) - Free with a paying adult (max 4 per adult)

Student (17-24 or with NUS card) - £8.40

York Resident - £8.72 (or £9.60 with Gift Aid)

(also other variations)

Hostels nearby

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YHA York

En suite rooms available
Free wi-fi
Cycle store

York Castle Museum

York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9RY

Map references

OS Map: 105

OS Grid Ref: SE605514

Lat/Lng: 53.955237, -1.078429

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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