William Snawsell, Goldsmith, Alderman and former Lord Mayor of York is hosting a special medieval feast at historic Barley Hall this September.

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There’s something strange going on at Barley Hall this Halloween…

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Join us this summer as Barley Hall is transformed into a tranquil, lavender infused oasis.

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Barley Hall’s ‘Power & Glory’ exhibition is now home to some of the most beautiful costumes from the smash hit BBC series, Wolf Hall, adapted from the international bestseller by Hilary Mantel.

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Visitors to Barley Hall can make themselves at home, sit on the chairs, handle the objects and experience what it would have been like to live in medieval England.

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We offer a range of packages from a single meeting room or canapé reception, to a full medieval banquet experience within the Great Hall of this medieval townhouse.


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This summer, discover the history hidden in plain sight at churches across Yorkshire. Come explore history through the experience of these buildings and see the star attractions of Yorkshire’s historic churches.

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