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Christmas 2020

Christmas in York isn’t complete without a trip to Barley Hall.

Rediscover a Magical, Medieval Christmas this winter

Enjoy the greenery and colour as you are transported back in time to explore the beautifully decorated rooms of Barley Hall, decorated for the festive season.

Something extra this Christmas

Christmas was the most indulgent time of year in the medieval period and decorations were designed to showcase the wealth and generosity of the host. This year, the festive decorations at Barley Hall have an extra addition.

The York Designers Wallpaper Gown – a contemporary example of fashion – was made entirely of wallpaper by York-based designers to celebrate York fashion week. Take a closer look at the dress in its new festive home when you visit Barley Hall.

Wallpaper dress barley hall