Plan Your Visit

Booking a visit could not be easier. Telephone 01904 615505 or e-mail

Updated Booking Process

Please note: Due to an increase in demand we are recommending booking your visit at least six weeks in advance to guarantee the perfect experience for your school. For more information please visit the updated school visit booking process page.


Prices Barley Hall (entrance and tour) Barley Hall with one extra JORVIK Group attraction Barley Hall with two extra JORVIK Group attractions * Barley Hall with three extra JORVIK Group attractions * Barley Hall with four extra JORVIK Group attractions *
School Child £3.50 £6.50 £7.50 £9.00 £10.00
Teacher £3.80 £7.50 £8.00 £9.50 £10.00
 *Schools do not have to visit all three, four or five attractions in the same day. Please contact the reservations department. Prices may be subject to change. Please call our reservations line to confirm prices at time of booking.


  • Workshops: £2.00 per child, or £1.50 if booked with two or more attractions.
  • Barley Hall Half-Day Experiences: £2.50 per child, or £2 when booked with two or more attractions.
  • Fit For a King: £7 per child, £3.80 per teacher (one teacher goes free for every 6 children booked)

One teacher goes free with every six school children booked.


The duration of a visit to Barley Hall varies according to your booking, but standard admission includes the option of a tour of the house, lasting 1 hour.

Individual workshops will take an additional 45 minutes.

Half-Day Experiences last 1 hour and 30 minutes.

‘Fit for a King’ normally runs from 10am – 2:30pm, including time for lunch.

Risk Assessments

Barley Hall Risk Assessment


Discover the full access statement for Barley Hall in this PDF document.

Additional facilities available at Barley Hall are:

  • Free lunch facilities in the Great Hall for schools booking a full day visit to Barley Hall; please pre-book. For half day visits, schools can use the DIG lunch room subject to availability.
  • Toilets

Opening Times

10.00 – 16.00 daily
Closed 24/25/26th December

Brownies, Guides, Cubs And Scouts

Achieve your badge at Barley Hall
Barley Hall is a very popular venue for Brownies, Guides, Cubs and Scouts. All of our school workshops and tours can be specially adapted, including sessions which work towards achieving badges. Contact our Reservations team at to find out more!

Additional Useful Information

For any further information or terms and conditions, download this PDF document.