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York Castle Museum
The Eye of York
North Yorkshire

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Take a journey through six hundred years of everyday life in Britain, from parlours to prisons, marriages to the mill house. Walk down cobbled streets, peer through the windows of shops long gone and experience life in Victorian Britain.

Discover a city at war, see the toys that children used to treasure and then venture into the prison cells where notorious highwayman Dick Turpin spent his last night.

Welcome to the award winning York Castle Museum, the original story of everyday life.


Months Open: All Year
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes
Admission Price: Adults: £6
Children £3.50
Family: £16
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Café

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