York Dungeon | Day Out With The Kids

York Dungeon

York, North Yorkshire, England

  • York Dungeon guests enjoying The Golden Fleece part of the experience
  • Scared girl in a yellow jacket and smiling man interacting with a scary priest at York Dungeon
  • York Dungeon visitors meeting The Highwayman

Attraction Information

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Ages: 9+

Venue type: Indoor

Step into York’s fascinating past and journey through 2000 years of history with an immersive adventure at York Dungeon. 11 live shows and a whole cast of actors will bring some of the city’s darkest stories to life, but don’t worry - there’s a humorous twist to it all, so expect laughs, screams and tonnes of fun! 

Your 75-minute walk-through experience will bring you face to face with some of York’s most iconic characters - from Guy Fawkes and Margaret Clitherow, to the infamous highwayman, Dick Turpin. You’ll even meet Isabella Billington, who might just turn out to be a real witch... 

York Dungeon offers a family experience that will excite history buffs of all ages. Whether you’re standing in front of a horrible judge, facing a merciless torturer, or on your way to meet an executioner - you’ll be fully immersed in the story unfolding around you. Are you ready to uncover the real history of York? 

  • 2000 years of history
  • Immersive walk-through experience
  • 11 exciting live shows to see 


  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby

Getting There and Contact Information


12 Clifford Street, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9RD, England


Click here to visit York Dungeon's website
01904 632599

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Please see website for details


General Admission (online)
Adults from £13.00
Kids from £12.00

More Information

Guest suitability

Some floor surfaces are uneven. Wheelchair users must be able to transfer into a stairlift to access the other levels. The attraction are unable to accommodate electric wheelchairs. 

Parking facilities

Nearest car park is Castle Car Park and St George's Car Park.