YorkYork Category Food and Drink, Outdoor Activities, Shopping, For the Family, For the Kids, For Adults
York has a wealth of historic attractions, including York Minster and York Castle. There are narrow medieval streets with overhanging timber-framed buildings, such as The Shambles. The stone gatehouses and city walls date back to Roman times. Explore York Art Gallery, York Castle Museum, Jorvik Viking Centre, Fairfax House, the Treasurer’s House and the National Railway Museum, home of the newly restored Flying Scotsman. Indulge yourself in antiques centres and the many speciality shops. Have lunch in the legendary Betty’s Tea Rooms or the elegant Assembly Rooms.