Places to Visit in
& around York page 1 of 5
III Museum, York
Was Richard III, King of England, 1483-1485, and the
last King of the House of York, an evil, hunchbacked
monster, guilty of the brutal murder of the Princess
in the Tower? Or was he just a loyal and courageous
ruler, unfairly maligned by biased historians.
Resource Centre (ARC), York
The ARC is the perfect place to visit if you are looking
for a really unusual way to discover the history of
the city of York, and the secrets of unearthing the
past - literally! This hands-on archaeology centre
gives visitors a fascinating insight.
Original Ghost Walk of York, York
The Original Ghost Walk of York was established before
1973 and was an original creation believed to be the
1st in the world. The walk aims to be accurate, authentic
and genuine, exploring a world of folklore, legend
and dreams. No tricks or gimmicks
Minster Conference Centre, York
The 15thC home of Minster chantry priests. Three large
medieval halls. Restaurant, function rooms for hire,
entertaining, conferences. Centre for school visits.
of England Clay Target & Activity, Rufforth
The 26-acre site is on the outskirts of the beautiful
city of York and is open all-year-round for the individual
shooter and corporate hospitality. Four lay-outs plus
many variable stands put on for sporting birds. Automatic
traps on Skeet, Down the Line.
Enjoy a fantastic night out on the river on a themed
cruise with live band/disco and delicious barbecue
buffet onboard our largest boat, Captain James Cook.
The ideal party night out for small groups celebrating
any occasion! Every Friday and Saturday.
Designer Outlet, Fulford
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet York is the designer
destination of the north, with over 115 designer and
high street stores with discounts of up to 50% off
recommended retail prices. All stores are housed under
the one roof with top names including Armani.
(Multi-Drive) ActivityCentre, Tockwith
Private road layout for drivers aged under 17 years.
Go-karting on a proper race circuit (race your friends!),
auto test facilities, skid pan, quad bikes, Honda
pilots, JCBs, large goods vehicles, formula Fords,
Escort Cosworths, rally cars, corporate.
Newgate Market takes place Monday - Saturday inclusive.
(Sundays Easter - Christmas).