York Minster – This majestic gothic cathedral offers breath-taking architecture and is a must-visit when in York.
Fairfax House and Beningbrough Hall – For those who appreciate Georgian architecture, Fairfax House and Beningbrough Hall are well worth a visit.
Cliffords Tower – This is almost all that remains from York Castle.
Jorvik Viking Centre – After the 2015 floods, the Jorvik Viking Centre has been completely re-imagined. Bringing the sights and sounds of the Viking Age to life, the Jorvik Viking Centre is a great place to visit on a family day out.
York Dungeons & Original Ghost Walk – Recommended for those who enjoy a frightfully gruesome and scary experience.
York Racecourse – Perfect for a grand day out and to see some of the famous jockeys in action.
Betty’s Tea Room – No visit to York would be complete without a stop at one of its cafes. Betty’s offer a huge selection of mouth-watering cakes and a never ending selection of teas.
Castle Howard – One of England’s finest baroque mansions, Castle Howard was the location for the filming of Brideshead Revisited.
National Railway Museum – This is packed with activities for children of all ages. You can watch engineering work in progress and browse some of the most iconic locomotives.