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The year is 1483...

…and your party are invited to dine at the medieval townhouse of William Snawsell, the Lord Mayor of York.

Join us in the Great Hall to eat hearty food, swig foaming ale and enjoy medieval music and storytelling.

Your Medieval Banquet at Barley Hall will be a night to remember! Available for parties between 25 and 45 guests, seated in the Great Hall.

 Chamberlain’s Supper Package

  • 3½ hours hire of the Great Hall (7:00pm – 10:30pm)
  • Welcome by costumed staff
  • Medieval Host/Storyteller
  • Welcome drink (mulled or mead wine) & private access to Barley Hall’s exhibitions
  • Medieval seated three-course meal including complimentary drinks*
  • Medieval background music

*A half bottle of wine per person, plus jugs of juice and water will be provided with your meal

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Chamberlain's Supper PackageExclusive hire of Barley Hall - £350
£45 per person
Extra hour hire: £75.00 per hour

Lord Mayor’s Banquet Package

Enjoy the same options as the Chamberlain’s Supper with enhanced menu options to suit a Lord Mayor of York!

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Lord Mayor's BanquetExclusive hire of Barley Hall - £350
£50 per person
Extra hour hire: £75.00 per hour

Make the most out of your medieval evening by booking one or more of the additional entertainment options below:

  • Live medieval minstrels*: £350
  • Medieval combat entertainment*: £100
  • Cash bar: £100

*Subject to availability

Please note: prices exclude VAT


Chamberlain’s Supper Menu & Lord Mayor’s Banquet Menu


For more information, please email our friendly Hospitality team on eventsandhospitality@yorkat.co.uk and a member of the team will get back to you as soon as possible.

To organise your own bespoke event take a look at our Evening Hire page.