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Whether you’re a local or visiting York for the first time, we have a ticket option for you. See our latest offers, including family tickets and special discounts.


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Getting here

York Mansion House is in York centre, right off the iconic St Helen’s Square – just round the corner from Betty's Tea Room. No parking on site.

Getting here

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Opening times

Days Times
Monday to Tuesday Closed
Wednesday to Saturday 10.30am to 5.00pm (last admission 4.00pm)

Sunday (tours only)*

11.00am, 1.00pm and 3.00pm

Occasionally closed for private functions, you may wish to contact us in advance.

*Doors open 20 minutes before

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Disabled access

We're fully wheelchair accessible with a lift at the rear of the building. We also have a bell on our railings for you to press which will alert us if you need assistance. Due to fire safety regulations we can only have 2 wheelchair users in the building at one time.

We don’t currently have hearing loops however our free downloadable guide can be audio or can be read.

Guide dogs are allowed.

Interactive and informative

As the oldest residence for a Lord Mayor in the country, the Mansion House has plenty of stories and scandals just waiting to be shared. So many in fact, that we’ve pulled the best together for you and brought them to life on our free app. Designed to bring the house to life as you move through it, you'll discover tales of mayoral extravagance, memories of servants, and the magic of hidden secrets, all from your phone.

Download in your app store

Simply head to your app store and search York Mansion House, or click the links below. No personal information is needed or will be taken when downloading or using the app.

Download the App

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