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Barley Hall is temporarily closed for the foreseeable future due to Government advice relating to minimising the risk of Covid-19 (Coronavirus).

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Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York, YO1 8AR

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Barley Hall is temporarily closed due to Covid-19.

We will re-open Barley Hall as soon as government guidelines indicate it is safe to do so.

Find out about the safety policies that will be in place when we re-open, including restricting the number of people in the attraction, ensuring social distancing and extra hygiene precautions.

You can also read our frequently asked questions for during Barley Hall’s closure, including information on pre-booked tickets.

We hope that you and your family stay well during this difficult time and we look forward to welcoming you back to Barley Hall soon.

We are owned by York Archaeological Trust, an educational charity with a mission of ‘Building Better Lives Through Heritage’. If you would like to show your support and offer a donation to York Archaeological Trust to help assist us during this difficult time it would be appreciated enormously. Please click the link below.

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From 22nd June 2018 - 22nd June 2020 | 9:00am - 5:00pm daily | Barley Hall

Magic & Mystery

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From 15th February - 23rd February 2020 | 10:00am - 5:00pm daily | Barley Hall

Magic & Mystery: Seafaring Sagas and Spells

Discover Norse beliefs about sorcerers, shapeshifters and sea monsters....Read more

15th February 2020 | 10:00am - 5:00pm | Barley Hall

Magical Menagerie at Barley Hall

Discover fantastical beasts from Viking myth...Read more

17th February 2020 | 10:00am - 4:00pm | Barley Hall

Meet the Experts

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18th February 2020 | 10:00am - 5:00pm | Barley Hall

Birds of Prey at Barley Hall

Meet incredible birds of prey in a stunning medieval townhouse. ...Read more

19th February 2020 | 7:00pm - 10:00pm | Barley Hall

Mead Tasting

The Lancashire Mead Company leads a tasting of several delicious meads, accompanied by complimentary nibbles, served in the Great Hall of our atmospheric medieval townhouse. Skal! (18+ only)...Read more

From 19th February - 21st February 2020 | 10:00am - 4:00pm daily | Barley Hall

Meet the Experts

Discover more about conservation, fieldwork and archives...Read more

Education

Discover our award-winning learning offer, from educational visits to hands on workshops.

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Hospitality

Explore our bespoke hospitality packages at this magnificent medieval townhouse.

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Groups

Experience Barley Hall for less with exclusive group rates available to parties of 15 or more.

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