Reach the parts of York other visitors miss.
Join one of our entertaining historical guided walks.
The best way to see York is on one of our fascinating walks.
Let our qualified guides inform and entertain you as they personally conduct you
around the ancient City of York.
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What we offer:
On most weekends in January and December and daily from 1st February to 30th November
we have a regular themed walk twice daily.*
In addition we have a programme of special walks on selected dates.*
Private bookings for parties from 1 to 200 people are welcome for any of our special or regular walks.
These walks can be arranged on any date, at any time and at any starting place to suit your requirements.
*While every effort is made to operate the walks as advertised, it may be necessary occasionally to alter their content due to adverse weather or closure of historic buildings.
We can offer tailor made tours for groups large or small of York and Yorkshire, including the Dales, Moors and Coast, Castle Howard, Abbeys, Castles and Personalised Executive Tours.
We also operate a programme of History & Heritage Coach Tours with guided visits by luxury coach to sites of historical and cultural interest both great and small.
Study Days and Lectures
We are also able to arrange study days and lectures on a diverse range of topics.
Where to find Us
Walks start at the Museum Gardens Gates on Museum Street, York, YO1 7DR.
This is just North of Lendal Bridge right next to the Park & Ride stop from Rawcliffe Bar;
5 minutes from bus stops in Exhibition Square & Rougier St;
10 minutes from York Rail station or Marygate long stay car park.
There is no on-site car parking or drop off facility for coaches, though taxis may set down.
Please see the map for nearest parking.
Walks last between 1.5 and 2 hours with the option of refreshments in historic surroundings.
The map below shows where our Regular and Special walks begin.
For a larger, printable version just click on the map.
To view our location on a Google Map click HERE
To download a copy of our walks brochure please click HERE
To download a copy of our coach tours brochure and booking form please click HERE
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