Merchant Adventurers' Hall

Discover one of the finest medieval guildhalls in the world - home to York’s entrepreneurs for 660 years – and counting.

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    Redoubtable tales, fascinating architecture and intriguing, rare artefacts, all under a stunning 14th Century oak roof… delve into York’s entrepreneurial past, present and future following stories of the “mystery of mercers” - business pioneers who made it happen: from the medieval wool trade, via the railways, chocolate and two universities to the 21st century Science City.

    Pricing Information

    Adult: £6.50
    Concession (Over 60's and Students): £5.50
    Children (16 or under when accompanied by an adult): FREE
    Groups by prior engagement.

    Opening Times

    Sunday to Friday: 10.00am - 4.30pm
    Saturday: 10.00am to 1.30pm

    (Last admission is 30 minutes before the Hall closes)


    Fossgate, York, YO1 9XD


    The Merchant Adventurers' Hall can be found in the heart of historic York.York is on the main rail line and is easily reached from all directions from the A1.There are 5 park-and-ride services off the outer ring road.The Hall is between the streets named Piccadilly and Fossgate and is fully accessible from Fossgate. There are several car parks within a few minutes walking distance.

    How long will I need?

    45 minutes - 1 hour

  • Facilities
    • Accessible by Public Transport
    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired
    • Disabled Access
    • Guide Dogs Welcome
    • Disabled Toilets
    Attraction: Facilities
    • Cafe
    • Shop
    • Toilets
    • Cater for Corporate Events
    • Pre visit Available
    • Cater for Educational Groups
    • Risk Assessment Available
    • Groups Welcome
    • Wedding Venue
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