The ARC
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 2NN Tel: 01904 654324

Description:
A hands on archeological experience, housed in the beautifully restored medieval church of St Saviour

Location:

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 10-4, Sat 1-4

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed

 

 

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Bedale Hall
Bedale DL8 1AA Tel: 01677 424604

Description:
Museum set in a 18c building, with exhibits illustrating the life of ordinary people of the period, its main feature being an 18c Bedale fire engine.

Location:

Opening Times:
Easter-Sep Mon-Sat 10-4, Oct-Easter Tue only 10-4.

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Donation box available

 

 

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Beningbrough Hall
Beningbrough, YO6 1DD Tel: 01904 470666

Description:
This beautifully restored 18c Georgian Hall, set in 148ha, contains exquisite carving, over 100 pictures on loan from the National Portrait Gallery, an impressive cantilevered staircase, furniture & porcelain. There is a well equipped Victorian laundry, a potting shed and a 3ha garden.

Location:

Opening Times:
28 Mar-2 Nov Sat, Wed & good Fri (also Fri in July & Aug), House 11-5, Grounds 11-5.30

Disabled Access:
access to victorian laundry, shop & restaurant

Admission Prices:
House, Garden & exhibition £4.50, children £2.30. Garden & exhibition £3, children £1.50

 

 

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Bolton Castle
Castle Bolton, DL8 4ET Tel: 01969 623981

Description:
14c Medieval castle, features including tapestries, tableaux, arms & armour etc. Ring for details of special events (eg theatre, medieval events etc)

Location:

Opening Times
:Mar-Nov

Disabled Access:

Admission Prices:
£3, children £2

 

 

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Borthwick Institute of Historical Research
St Anthony's Hall, Peasholme Green, YO1 2PW, Tel: 01904 642315

Description:
Now Part of York University, though has been used as an arsenal, a workhouse, a prison & a school,Borthwick Institute holds ecclesiastical archives & documents

Location:

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 9.30-1 & 2-5

Disabled Access:

Admission Prices:

 

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Brimham Rocks
Brimham House, Summerbridge, Brimham HG3 4DW

Description:
The rocks are situated at a height of 950 ft on National Trust moorland and was described by a Victorian guidebook as being 'a place wrecked with grim and hideous forms defying all description & definition.'

Location:

Opening Times:
Info centre shop & refreshment kiosk open daily Jun-Sep 11-5. Mar, May, Oct-Dec open weekends 11-5.

Disabled Access:
Yes (specially adapted path)

Admission Prices:
Cars £1.50, motorbikes 60p, minibuses £2.50, Coaches £6

 

 

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Byland Abbey
Coxwold YO6 4BD Tel: 01347 868614

Description:
A hauntingly lovely ruin set in peaceful meadows in the shadow of the Hambleton Hills. It illustrates the later development of Cistercian church, including the beautiful floor tiles.

Location:

Opening Times:
22 mar-Oct daily 10-6 (or dusk)

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
£1.40, children 70p

 

 

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