Could York’s Inspiring Museums Offer a Day of Family Fun for Everyone?
Heading up to Yorkshire soon? If you do, you’ll find York has plenty of fun lined up this Christmas, so there’s no excuse for family boredom! Perhaps you fancy spending a family friendly day at one of York’s museums or attractions such as the impressive Jorvik Centre or Railway Museum. Or maybe your kids might fancy embracing all things festive and getting involved in the festive St Nicholas Christmas Market.
You’ll find yourself wandering through cobbled Victorian streets, experience life in a First World War trench, get up close and personal with York’s confectionary history or travel through the history of body shape looking at our fantastic costume collection.
simulated scenarios at the castle museum
forensic approach to history at Yorkshire museum
They built this building in 1830 over the ruins of St. Mary’s Abbey with the exhibits becoming more and more interactive and informative as you delve deeper into the museum.
If we had to sum it up, we reckon the Yorkshire Museum certainly packs in far more than it’s exterior suggests… as it’s a treasure trove of historical collections that could easily keep kids occupied for an afternoon!
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