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Barley Hall

Come discover and explore York’s fascinating history at Barley Hall. It’s a stunning medieval house, once home to the Priors of Nostell and the Mayor of York and dates back to 1360.

Lost in time, Barley Hall is truly one of the hidden gems of things to see in York, rediscovered behind the walls of an old office block.

Barley Hall is part of the JORVIK Group which is the collective name for five of the most exciting visitor attractions in York. The group included DIG: An Archaeological Adventure, Barley Hall and, most recently, The Richard III & Henry VII Experiences.

Come and see this beautiful Hall which was once home to Master William Snawsell, the Lord Mayor of York in the middle ages. Every room has been restored and decorated to the exact detailing of how it looked 500 years ago, including the great hall which has played part to many banquets and celebrations over the years, and is also available for hire.



Accessible by Public Transport, Facilities for Visually Impaired, Guide Dogs Welcome,


Cater for Educational Groups, Groups Welcome,




As Barley-Hall is an historic building, access for visitors who are wheelchair users is restricted to the ground floor of Barley-Hall





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01904 615505

Opening Hours

April – October : 10am-5pm
November – March: 10am-4pm


Adult    £6.50 
*Child (5-16)    £3.50   
Concessions    £5.00  
**Family 4    £17.00   
**Family 5    £20.00   

An admission ticket to Barley-Hall allows the holder to unlimited FREE entry for 12 months from the date of purchase.

*Please be aware that children under the age of sixteen must be accompanied by an adult.

**Maximum of 2 adults per family ticket.


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