York Castle Museum

Local nameYork Castle Museum
LocationYork, UK

York Castle Museum is a museum located in York, North Yorkshire, England, on the site of York Castle, which was originally built by William the Conqueror in 1068. The museum itself was founded by John L. Kirk in 1938, and is housed in prison buildings which were built on the site of the castle in the 18th century, the debtors' prison and the female prison.

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Opening hours

Daily: 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed: Dec 25, 26, and Jan 1.
Dec 24, 31: closing time at 2:30 p.m.


Adult: £10
Child (16 and under): free with a paying adult

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/York_Castle_Museum

Official Website http://www.yorkcastlemuseum.org.uk/

Twitter https://twitter.com/YorkCastle

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/yorkcastlemuseum?ref=mf

Phone +44 1904 687687

Address Eye of York, York YO1 9RY, UK

Coordinates 53°57'18.811" N -1°4'42.598" E

Tours and activities: York Castle Museum

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