Our popular Walking Tours operate from 1st March to 30th November. Each lasts about 2 hours (taken at a leisurely pace with frequent stops!). To book a costumed guide simply email us on firstname.lastname@example.org. Meet by the Roman Column (opposite York Minster exit door). Tours conclude at 'The Royal Oak' Goodramgate (approx 1 minute's walk from the Minster) where an excellent range of food and ales may be purchased if desired.
Contributions accepted, "Sauce and Scandal" - for details see below. Saturdays 11am at Roman Column.
See the splendours of the 'Age of Elegance'. Explore York's darker side. Discover a shocking dance, an infamous corpse, a funeral ghost and Lydia's Revenge! Experience the 'Senses and Sensibilities' of the witty pen of Jane Austen and flirtatious 'fashionista' Caroline on our popular 18th century extravaganza!
Re-live the epic Siege of York by the Roundheads during the English Civil War, and what will happen at the nearby battle of Marston Moor? Discover also the significance of a milkmaid, a bowling green,a sulky landlord and Henrietta's pistol! All will be explained by your Royalist host.
*Musket Walk is not suitable for those with mobility problems (an alternative version is available by special booking). All other walks are fully available to all. Any other issues please feel free to contact us (e.g. weather conditions/change of date/health and safety issues etc).