York Blogs

5 Nov

National Railway Museum York

Since 1975, York Railway Museum has housed the finest collection of locomotive history in the world. It forms part of the British Science Museum Group and has an array of awards in it’s collection. Situated right next to York Railway Station and the main bus stops, it is very easy to get to and has attractions that will cater for all ages. There are 100 different locomotives on display with another 300 examples of rolling stock. All the locomotives saw active service in the United Kingdom or were constructed in the country. It’s actually interesting that there are so many...
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3 Nov

York Christmas Festival

Christmas in York brings a magical touch to the city. The historic buildings, narrow streets and towering Minster bring the spirit of Christmas to life. Wander between the magical market stalls of St Nicholas Fair and amaze in a unique shopping experience. Meander into the traditional chalets decked with twinkling lights and be led by the aroma of mulled wine and delightful treats to the all new Yorkshire Barn for a taste of Christmas themed Yorkshire food. The event starts with the Festive First Night, which mark the very beginning of the celebrations. The 16th November will see the official...
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