Visit Barley Hall

See why so many people rate Barley Hall as excellent Barley Hall is open every day.

Seasonal opening times are as follows:

April – October : 10am-5pm

November – March: 10am-4pm

Due to essential maintenance work Barley Hall will be closed from Monday 15th to Thursday 18th May. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Please contact our reservation team on 01904 615505 for more information.

Barley Hall will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


Barley Hall Barley Hall & DIG** Medieval Pass** Pastport**
Adult £6.00 £10.00 £8.00 £18.95
Child (5-16) £3.00 £7.75 £4.50 £11.95
Concessions £4.50 £8.50 £6.00 £14.95
*Family 4 £15.00 £29.50 £22.75 £49.95
*Family 5 £17.50 £32.00 £23.75 £54.95

An admission ticket to Barley Hall allows the holder to unlimited FREE entry for 12 months from the date of purchase.

*Maximum of 2 adults per family ticket.
**Please be aware that TESCO Clubcard vouchers cannot be used for the purchase of joint museum tickets or Pastport. Pre-booking is also not available when using TESCO clubcard vouchers.

Concession rates apply to any student with a valid ID card, or for anyone aged 60 or over.

For information on other types of visit to Barley Hall please click on the following links:

Group visits | Education visits | Corporate visits


To pre-book your visit to Barley Hall or any of its sister attractions and events, call us on 01904 615505 or use our online booking service.

Please note: a pre-booking fee applies and vouchers can not be used with the pre-booking service. Please note there is an additional £1 surcharge on all Premium rate (pre-booked) tickets.

Pre-booking your visit allows you to choose what time you visit (subject to availability) and permits you to jump any queue at the attraction.


For more on disabled access to Barley Hall, please click here.

Languages Available

We have free written guides of Barley Hall available in the following languages;

  • German (Deutsche)
  • French (Français)
  • Italian (Italiano)
  • Spanish (Español)
  • Norwegian (Norsk)
  • Chinese (中文)
  • Japanese ( 日本語)
  • Dutch (Nederlands)

Toilet Facilities

Barley Hall has one male and one female toilet. Unfortunately, the Hall does not offer separate toilets for disabled guests or permanent baby changing facilities at this time.

Gift Aid

Your payment will be treated as an admission donation that entitles you and your family group to 12 months free admission from the date of payment.

If you are a UK taxpayer, you can help us further by turning your donation into a Gift Aid donation at no extra cost to you, which allows us to claim an extra 25p for every £1 you spend from the Government.

Please note this only applies to individual and family tickets, not larger groups.

Tesco Clubcard Vouchers

Please note that Tesco Vouchers are valid on single admission prices only and are not valid with any of the joint tickets or Pastport.


Discover 2000 years of history and save at least 41% on standard admission charges to all five JORVIK Group attractions. Plus, following the flooding of JORVIK Viking Centre we are offering Pastport visitors 24 months entry to all attractions instead of 12!

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The Medieval Pass

Discover this exciting period in York’s history with the JORVIK Group Medieval Pass. Explore the city walls including two of its most magnificent gateways, Monk Bar and Micklegate Bar, as well as Barley Hall, experiencing the reign of Richard III through to his defeat by Henry VII leading to the rise of the Tudor dynasty.

Find out more on the Medieval Pass