Barley Hall, Yorkshire, England

A medieval townhouse in the heart of York.

Barley Hall, Yorkshire, England

Discover a medieval townhouse in the heart of York.

Barley Hall is a stunning medieval townhouse, once home to the Priors of Nostell and a Lord Mayor of York.

It has been decorated to replicate what it would have looked like in 1483 and boasts a magni cent Great Hall. Visit the Hall to explore its high ceilings, beautiful exposed beams and medieval furnishings.

In 2019, you can also discover our Magic and Mystery exhibition, and explore the ne line between science, religion and magic in medieval society. The historic Barley Hall is a fascinating insight into Medieval England.


Features & Accessibility

  • Visit England VAQAS
  • Accredited Museum
  • Winter Opening
  • Gift Shop
  • Group Visits
  • Facilities for visual impairments
  • Facilities for auditory impairments

Barley Hall


Barley Hall, Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8AR

01904 615505

Opening times

April – October Open 10am – 5pm (last admission). November – March: 10am – 4pm (last admission).


Barley Hall is located in York city centre, in Coffee Yard, with access from Stonegate or Swinegate.

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