Christmas Parties

Celebrate with friends and colleagues at the hidden gem of York

Each year our medieval townhouse of Barley Hall is decorated from top to bottom, creating an ornate Christmas experience from a simpler time. Away from the noisy streets, you can be sure that your celebrations will be free from the distractions and clichés of other venues, as you roam the rooms that once belonged to the Lord Mayor of York, you and your guests will be sure to come away with a historic and memorable experience.

Experience a medieval christmas in York

Guests can enjoy a hearty medieval feast of Christmas classics, with an intimate evening of food, drink and entertainment in the Great Hall.

For larger parties, our Christmas Canapé Receptions are the perfect chance to enjoy and explore the medieval townhouse, accompanied with a selection of festively themed canapés.

Starting from as little as £19 per person; a wide variety of exclusive options are available to ensure your party is unlike any other.

From medieval minstrels, to carol singers and even live medieval combat; make it a night to remember this Christmas.

Find out more about our exclusive packages, or for more information contact us on: 01904 653848 or email