- Stately Homes and Gardens
Ages: all ages
Venue type: Indoor
Barley Hall is a stunning medieval house, once home to the Priors of Nostell and the Mayor of York.
Until the 1980s the house was hidden under the relatively modern facade of a derelict office block. Only when the building was going to be destroyed was the amazing medieval building discovered and its history uncovered.
The building has now been lovingly restored to its original splendour with stunning high ceilings, beautiful exposed timber frames, and possibly the only horn window in England. It has been decorated to replicate what it would have looked like as the Snawsell home around 1483 and boasts a magnificent Great Hall. Visitors to Barley Hall can make themselves at home and we encourage them to sit on the chairs, handle the objects and experience what it would have been like to live in Medieval England.
- Toilets Available
Getting There and Contact Information
2 Coffee Yard, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8AR, England
Click here to visit Barley Hall's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
April – October
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Kids (5-16): £3.50
Under 4's from Free
Concessions from £5.00
Family of 4: £17.00
Family of 5: £20.00