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Yorkshire Museum

Yorkshire Museum Museum Gardens York YO1 7FR Admission Adults £7.50, child free with paying adult or £4.00 Quite a large museum which looks at prehistoric times and tells the story of how the Roman Legions founded the city of York … Continue reading

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York’s Chocolate Story

York’s Chocolate story Kings Square York Y01 7LD Admission Adult £11.50 child £9.50 Those on a diet beware, lot’s of samples on this tour. I really enjoyed this place and not just because of the chocolate. The tour starts with … Continue reading

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York Castle Museum

Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY Admission adults £10, child free with adult up to 4 children then £4.50 per child. A lovely museum  that is housed in an 18th century prison buildings and you can easily spend a full day … Continue reading

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The Roman Bath

St Sampsons Square, York, YO1 8RN Admission Adult £3.50 child £2.00 Found at the side of the Roman Bath Pub down a flight of stairs lies what is left of  a Caldarium, a Roman steam bath. The remains were found  … Continue reading

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National Railway Museum

National Railway Museum Leeman Road York YO26 4XJ Admission £5.00 donation Get up close and personal with the trains at the National Railway Museum, a very interesting place even if you are not into trains. The museum spans 300 years … Continue reading

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Jorvik Viking Centre

Coppergate Shopping Centre, 19 Coppergate, York YO1 9WT Admission adults £10.25 child £7.25 You enter the museum down a flight of stairs onto a glass floor, look down and you are standing on the site of the Coppergate dig. An … Continue reading

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The Bar Convent Living Heritage Centre

17 Blossom Street, York, YO24 1AQ Admission  adult £4.50 child £2.00 The convent was founded in 1686 by a woman named Frances Bedingfield when she purchased a small parcel of land just outside York’s walls. She signed the deed under … Continue reading

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