York is home to many attractions that will entertain and delight the whole family. Visit the National Railway Museum where you can see locomotives from the past 300 years and over a million wonderful objects to marvel at.
Take a trip to The York Dungeon and enjoy a 75-minute journey into over 2000 years of York’s horrible history, with theatrical actors and amazing special effects offering a unique walkthrough experience.
York Minster is York’s world-class cathedral; with medieval stained glass and impressive stone masterpieces, it’s well worth a visit. Climb the 275 steps up the Central Tower to experience the best panoramic views of York from the highest point in the city.
The Jorvik Viking Centre reopened in April 2017 following a multi-million-pound improvement and is a great day for the whole family. Embark on a fascinating day of discovery with an updated ride experience and refreshed, state of the art galleries, displaying a unique collection of Viking artefacts.
York is the UK home of chocolate so head over to York’s Chocolate Story to discover the history behind some of the greatest names in chocolate, including Rowntrees and Terry’s. You can unwrap the secrets of chocolate making and even learn the art of the chocolatier yourself. Enjoy a fully guided tour and three floors of interactive exploration.