York has a wide spectrum of attractions to visit across the city. We have the Minster, the Bar Walls, the Jorvik Viking Centre, medieval architecture in the Shambles, outdoor adventures on a River Ouse cruise Yorkshire Museum, the National Railway Museum, the Clifford Tower, the York Dungeon, curiously named streets such as Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate, the eateries of Fossgate, the Theatre Royal, the York Racecourse, or the Archbishop of York’s Bishopthorpe Palace.
We recommend the York Pass if you plan to enjoy multiple sites that charge a fee https://yorkpass.com/.
For a different selection of attractions, try The Bar Convent, The Treasurer’s House, more medieval architecture at the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall or Barley Hall, Fairfax House, the Richard III Experience at Monk Bar, or perhaps Goddards House and Gardens.
Visit our What’s On page for details of monthly festivals.