York Tourist Information Guide
We hope that you will find our guide to be comprehensive and informative. The wonderful city of York has a rich history and attracts visitors from all over the world.
There are many historical buildings to view and city is famous for its cobbled and narrow streets, it's magnificent York Minster and of course the wonderful walls that surrounded the ancient city. Today they are the longest most intact walls of any British City.
York has a fine heritage in the railway and confectionery industries and modern attractions show this heritage. York also has abundance of archaeological discoveries and The Jorvik Viking Centre shows vividly how life used to be in ancient York.