Attractions in North Yorkshire
Stately Homes & Gardens
Nunnington, York, YO62 5UY
The sheltered walled garden on the bank of the River Rye with its delightful mixed borders, orchards of traditional fruit varieties and spring-flowering meadows, complements this mellow 17th-century manor house. From the magnificent oak-panell...
WHITBY'S OLD LIFE BOAT
15 Sandgate, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4DB
The Mary Ann Hepworth is the longest serving lifeboat in the country. Enjoy a pleasant excursion on the Heritage Lifeboat every 30-minutes from the swing bridge, from ten o'clock in the morning to late into evenings during the tourist season. ...
NATIONAL RAILWAY MUSEUM
Leeman Road, York, YO26 4XJ
Get up close to over 300 years of fascinating history in York’s only National Museum. Explore our giant halls full of trains and railway legends including the majestic Duchess of Hamilton and a replica of Stephenson’s groundbreaking Rocket or marv...
YORK CASTLE MUSEUM
The Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY
York Castle Museum is world-famous for its fascinating exhibits that bring memories to life. Walk through Victorian streets and shops of old York, experience the everyday life of the past 300 years and venture into Dick Turpin's cell.
Historic Temples & Gardens
RIEVAULX TERRACE & TEMPLES
Rievaulx, Helmsley, York YO62 5LJ
Discover one of Ryedale's true gems - the 18th-century landscape of Rievaulx Terrace. Stroll through woods, then out on to the terrace, with its stunning views down over the Cistercian ruin of Rievaulx Abbey. In spring the bank between the temp...
SOPHIE HAMILTON - Potter
The Pottery, High Marishes, Malton, N Yorks, YO17 6UQ
Sophie Hamilton makes a range of functional, decorative, high-fired stoneware pots which are all hand-decorated with rich-coloured glazes and patterns. The range includes mugs, jugs, bowls, plates, vases, and plant pot holders. The p
Churches & Cathedrals
ALL SAINTS CHURCH
North Street, York, YO1 5JD
All Saints - North Street, York, is generally regarded as the finest of York's many medieval churches and contains some of the finest early 15th Century stained glass in the world, together with a painted Angel ceiling (1472) and a re-used Roman c...
YORK ART GALLERY
Exhibition Square, York, YO1 7EW
Experience the world through oil and canvas, watercolours and ceramics. Walk through galleries spanning six hundred years from the time of the War of the Roses right up to the present day. Welcome to the free York Art Gallery. York Art Gallery is ...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Minster Yard, York, YO1 7JL
Whether you've got an hour to spare or the whole day - there's something for you at National Trust, Treasurer's House. This unusual property is the legacy of one enigmatic Yorkshire man, Frank Green, who owned the house between 1897 and 1930. A ho...
8/10 Queen Street, Filey, North Yorkshire, YO14 9HB
The museums' collections and displays reflect the history and development of Filey - from a fishing and farming community to its later development as a seaside resort. Fire engine on display. Replica baiting shed and a nice garden.