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The York Pass

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What: Sightseeing Pass

Where: York, UK

Validity: 1, 2 or 3 days

Don’t Miss: FREE entry to York's top attractions!

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The York Pass

The York Pass gives you free entry to over 35 of York’s biggest and best attractions, plus discounts on eating, drinking, shopping and more for 1, 2 or 3 days!

Visiting York for a short break or a day trip? With a 2 Day York Pass you could potentially save over £55* per person and make the most of everything this amazing city has to offer with one handy pass.

*Saving is based on the following 2 Day Pass itinerary:  

Attraction Walk Up Rates with 2 Day Pass
City Cruises £9.50 Included
JORVIK Viking Centre £10.25 Included
North Yorkshire Moors Railway £29.00 Included
York Castle Museum £10.00 Included
York City Sightseeing* £13.00 Included
York Dungeon £16.95 Included
York Minster  £10.00 Included
York's Chocolate Story £11.50 Included
  £110.20 2 Day Pass £55

With over 35 attractions included in the York Pass, your savings are pretty much unlimited!

Entry to York’s biggest attractions

Discover a whole world of sweet treats at York’s Chocolate Story and discover the city’s history at the magnificent York Minster Cathedral.

Beyond the city walls, you can also visit the stunning Castle Howard and even take a steam-hauled trip to the coastal town of Whitby on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway!

See the What's Included tab for the full list of attractions.

Discounts on eating, drinking, shopping & more!

Taking a break from sightseeing? Your York Pass takes care of that too!

Flash your pass to save money at a range of restaurants, bars and cafes, from afternoon tea at the Earl Grey Tea Rooms to a taste of Japan at YO! Sushi or Italian family favourites at Strada and lots more.

Shop til you drop with discounts at York’s Designer Outlet as well as one-of-a-kind shops like The Cat Gallery!

Save on getting around in York

For getting around, your York Pass gives you a free upgrade on car hire, plus money off cycle hire and taxi fares as well as City Sightseeing buses.

City Sightseeing Buses operate seasonally, usually from mid-February until mid-December. Please check with the local operator before arrival to avoid disappointment. 

Suitable for:
  • Infants
  • Families
  • Couples
  • Groups
  • Teenagers
  • Seniors
Great for:
  • Explorers
  • Culture Vultures

The York Pass includes free entry to:

Inclusive Attractions: Walk Up Rate:
Bar Convent £5.00
Barley Hall £6.00
Beningbrough Hall And Gardens £10.80
Castle Howard £18.95
City Cruises £9.50
Clifford's Tower £5.00
Dig £6.50
Eden Camp £8.50
Fairfax House £7.50
Goddards House & Gardens £6.30
Helmsley Castle £6.20
Helmsley Walled Garden £7.50
Henry VII Experience £3.50
JORVIK Viking Centre £10.25
Mansion House £6.00
Merchant Adventurers Hall £6.00
National Centre For Birds Of Prey £9.00
North Yorkshire Moors Railway £29.00
Richard III Experience £3.50
Rievaulx Abbey £8.40
Roman Bath Museum £3.50
Scampston Walled Garden £9.50
Treasurer's House £7.50
York Army Museum £5.00
York Art Gallery £7.50
York Brewery £8.00
York Castle Museum £10.00
York City Sightseeing £13.00
York Cold War Bunker £7.40
York Dungeon £16.95
York Maze £15.50
York Minster £10.00
York's Chocolate Story £11.50
Yorkshire Museum £7.50
Yorkshire Museum Of Farming £7.00

Duration of use:

  • You can purchase a York Pass for 1, 2 or 3 days.
  • Your pass will be activated the first time you use it.
  • Days are consecutive and based on calendar days – so for example, if you use your card it for the first time at 4pm on Monday, then Monday will be counted as day one.
  • The pass will expire at midnight on the last day of its duration.

Where can I use my pass?

See the What’s Included tab for a full list of the attractions and discounts that are included with your York Pass


  • The York Pass has no expiry date, so you can start using it anytime
  • Passes can only be used at each attraction once

Redeeming Your E-Ticket:

  • When you’ve purchased your pass, we’ll send you an e-ticket by email which you’ll need to print.
  • Please bring your e-ticket to the York Visitor Information Centre, where it can be exchanged for your York Pass
  • Visitor Centre Address: 1 Museum St, York YO1 7DT

Terms & Conditions:

The York Pass is non-transferable. No replacements or refunds can be offered for lost or stolen cards. The York Pass provides you with entries to attractions for 1 day, or for consecutive days as purchased.


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