Local Attractions

Shopping in York


McArthur Glen Designer Shopping Outlet has a wide range of designer stores with lots of bargains. In the city centre, there is a wealth of high street stores as well as lots of gift shops, unusual and individual stores.

Historic York

York has a plethera of attractions waiting to be explored e.g. The York Dungeons, Yorvik, Castle Museum, The Shambles, Railway Museum, The York Eye, York Minster and lots of others.

York Maze

Created from over one million living, growing maize plants, York Maze is not just the largest maze in the UK it’s an award winning fun filled, out in the country.

With over 20 different rides, attractions and shows to enjoy York Maze offers an amazing fun filled full family day out.

York Maze is a seasonal attraction, and will be open once again for our summer season from July the 11th 2015 throughout the summer holidays.

York Races

York has a flourishing race course with a full calendar – great fun for a day out!

Pocklington Canal

The Pocklington Canal is one of our finest canals for wildlife, with both national and international protection. The four road bridges and nine locks are important heritage features and all of them are Grade II Listed.