York
in York of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.958 and -1.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 57' 27" and W -1° 4' 57"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:01 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:48 am and 8:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover York

York in York (England) with it's 153,717 citizens is a city in United Kingdom about 174 mi (or 280 km) north of London, the country's capital city.

Local time in York is now 01:01 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports in the vicinity of York, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is RAF Linton-On-Ouse in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Studley Royal Park including the Ruins of Fountains Abbey in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km), North-East. Also, if you like golfing, there are a few options in driving distance. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fulford, Heslington, Bishopthorpe, Huntington and Wigginton. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 999.6 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 27% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 19th of August 2019

16°C (61 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

17°C (63 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

19°C (66 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Grand Hotel & Spa

Address
0,2 mi
Station Rise
YO1 6HT York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Judges Court

Address
0,1 mi
Judges Court
YO1 9ND York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grays Court

Address
0,4 mi
Chapter House Street
YO1 7JH York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Apartment 2 York

Address
0,1 mi
 Flat 2, Popeshead Court, Peterlane
YO1 8SU York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Apartment 5 York

Address
0,1 mi
5 St George's House, 23 Castlegate
YO1 9RN York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hilton York

Address
0,1 mi
1 Tower Street
Y01 9WD York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DoubleTree by Hilton York

Address
0,4 mi
St Maurices Road
YO31 7JA York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Novotel York Centre

Address
0,4 mi
Fishergate
YO10 4FD YORK
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Principal York

Address
0,3 mi
Station Road
YO24 1AA York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Guy Fawkes Inn Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Address
0,3 mi
High Petergate 25
YO1 7HP York
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Views Around the City of York, North Yorkshire, England - 8th June, 2014

Published: June 09, 2014
Length: 08:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Moss Travel TV

This film features views around the historic city of York on a very sunny Spring Sunday in June 2014, when the city was extremely busy with tourists. The film was made on a walk from York Railway...


Trains at York railway station, UK | 30/10/2014

Published: October 30, 2014
Length: 48:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matthew Thomas

Hello folks MT here with another train spotting video at York station. Trains includes: Cross Country Voyagers 220's & 221's, East Coast 125 HST's & 225 Electric's, First Transpennie express...


York Castle Museum

Published: March 19, 2014
Length: 27:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nick Fletcher

A short film showing York's Castle Museum's famous Victorian Street and Dick Turpin's cell.


Cycling is interesting in York

Published: October 09, 2013
Length: 08:15 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: bigbluemeanie

http://bluemeanie.org/?/weblog/cycling-is-interesting-in-york/ You see some interesting people, and behaviour...


British Rail 40145 at York

Published: November 29, 2014
Length: 22:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CoachAlex1996 (AlexMetroman)

British Rail 40145 at York.


Remembrance Day Parade 2011, York, England.

Published: November 16, 2011
Length: 56:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: duke L ington

York Remembrance Day Parade (2011), York, England, Parade led by The Band of the Yorkshire Regiment. Parade starts at York Castle (Clifford's Tower), crosses the River Ouse and ends at the...


Jorvik Viking Centre - York

Published: September 07, 2012
Length: 48:34 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Nick Fletcher

A brief video showing some of York's splendid Jorvik Centre.


Hotel Review: Novotel, York, North Yorkshire, UK - April 2013

Published: May 10, 2013
Length: 12:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Moss Travel TV


1998 York

Published: January 13, 2011
Length: 04:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: iwiws1951

York is een stad (city) en unitary authority in het noorden van Engeland, sinds 1996 tevens een Unitary Authority met North Yorkshire als ceremonieel graafschap. De stad ligt aan de samenvloeiin...


48 hours in York with Simon Calder, The Independent

Published: January 28, 2013
Length: 09:36 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Visit York

Senior Travel Editor of The Independent and esteemed travel journalist Simon Calder shares his top tips for spending 48 hours in York. Featuring his ideas on where to stay, things to see and...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Eboracum

See Francis Drake (antiquary) for the 1736 publication. 150px This article is part of the series on:Military of ancient Rome753 BC – AD 476Structural history Roman army Roman navyCampaign history Lists of wars and battles Decorations and punishmentsTechnological history Military engineeringPolitical historyStrategy and tactics Infantry tactics Frontiers and fortifications This box: viewtalkedit Eboracum was a fort and city in Roman Britain.

Located at 53.9617, -1.08056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of North Yorkshire, Ancient Roman forts in England, Roman towns and cities in England, History of York, Archaeological sites in North Yorkshire

The Shambles

The Shambles (official name Shambles) is an old street in York, England, with overhanging timber-framed buildings, some dating back as far as the fourteenth century. It was once known as The Great Flesh Shambles, probably from the Anglo-Saxon Fleshammels (literally 'flesh-shelves'), the word for the shelves that butchers used to display their meat. As recently as 1872 there were twenty-five butchers' shops in the street but now there are none.

Located at 53.9594, -1.08011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Streets in York, Visitor attractions in York, Timber framing

Prince of Wales's Own Regiment of Yorkshire

The Prince of Wales's Own Regiment of Yorkshire was an infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the King's Division. It was created in 1958 by the amalgamation of The West Yorkshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's Own) (14th Foot) and The East Yorkshire Regiment (The Duke of York's Own) (15th Foot). After 48 years service the regiment was again amalgamated, with two other Yorkshire regiments.

Located at 53.9562, -1.0809 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battalions of the British Army, Infantry regiments of the British Army, Regiments of Yorkshire, Military units and formations established in 1958, Military units and formations disestablished in 2006, Museums in York, Regimental museums in England

Royal Dragoon Guards

The Royal Dragoon Guards (RDG) is a cavalry regiment of the British Army. It was formed in 1992 by the amalgamation of two other regiments: The 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards and the 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards. The Regiment currently serves in the armoured role, equipped with the Challenger 2 main battle tank and Combat Vehicle Reconnaissance (tracked) Scimitar and is based in Catterick, North Yorkshire.

Located at 53.9562, -1.0809 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cavalry regiments of the British Army, Military units and formations established in 1992, Royal Armoured Corps, Museums in York, Regimental museums in England, 1992 establishments in the United Kingdom

York Dungeon

York Dungeon is a tourist attraction in York, England. York Dungeon depicts history of the dungeon using actor led shows, special effects and displays of models and objects. This dungeon is closed right now due to severe flooding.

Located at 53.9568, -1.08216 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Visitor attractions in York

Diocese of York

The Diocese of York is an administrative division of the Church of England, part of the Province of York. It covers the city of York, the eastern part of North Yorkshire, and most of the East Riding of Yorkshire. The diocese is headed by the Archbishop of York and its cathedral is York Minster. The diocese is divided into three archdeaconries of Cleveland in the north, the East Riding, and in the south-west the Archdeaconry of York.

Located at 53.9619, -1.08194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Dioceses of the Church of England, Diocese of York

Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate

Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate is one of the smallest streets in York, if not the smallest. It is between Colliergate and Fossgate and intersects The Pavement and The Stonebow in York city centre. It is currently a length of raised pavement between St Crux church hall and a road junction. The origin of the name is unclear.

Located at 53.9591, -1.07959 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in York

Siege of York

The Siege of York in 1644 was a prolonged contest for York during the English Civil War, between the Scottish Covenanter Army and the Parliamentarian Armies of the Northern Association and Eastern Association on the one hand, and the Royalist Army under the Marquess of Newcastle on the other. It lasted from 22 April until 1 July when the city was relieved by Prince Rupert of the Rhine.

Located at 53.958, -1.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the English Civil Wars, History of Yorkshire, History of York, Sieges involving England, 1644 in England, Military history of Yorkshire, Conflicts in 1644

Golden Fleece Inn, York

The Golden Fleece is an inn in York, England, which has a free house pub on the ground floor and four guest bedrooms above. It was mentioned in the York City Archives as far back as 1503 and is rumoured to be haunted. The inn claims to be the most haunted public house in the City of York. The back yard of the inn is named "Peckitt's Yard" after John Peckett, who owned the premises as well as being Lord Mayor of York around 1702.

Located at 53.9587, -1.07967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade II listed buildings in York, Public houses in Yorkshire, Reportedly haunted locations in England

York Outer (UK Parliament constituency)

York Outer is a county constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. Following its review of parliamentary representation in North Yorkshire and the City of York, the Boundary Commission for England have recommended the creation of two new constituencies for the City of York which means the abolition of Vale of York, City of York and Selby seats.

Located at 53.958, -1.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of York, Parliamentary constituencies in Yorkshire and the Humber, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 2010

York Central (UK Parliament constituency)

York Central is a parliamentary constituency which is represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament by Hugh Bayley of the Labour Party and is currently the only constituency in North Yorkshire not represented by Conservatives.

Located at 53.957, -1.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of York, Parliamentary constituencies in Yorkshire and the Humber, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 2010

York Rural Sanitary District

York was a rural sanitary district in Yorkshire, England until 1894. It was based on the York poor law union (minus the City of York itself, which was an urban sanitary district), and included parishes in the West Riding, the North Riding and the East Riding, forming a ring around the city. It was abolished in 1894 under the Local Government Act 1894, and split to form rural districts.

Located at 53.958, -1.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former subdivisions of England, History of local government in Yorkshire

St Michael le Belfrey, York

St. Michael le Belfrey is an Anglican church in York, England. It is situated directly next to York Minster in the heart of the city.

Located at 53.962, -1.083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in York, 1530s architecture, Church of England churches in North Yorkshire

Medieval parish churches of York

York had around forty-five parish churches in 1300. Twenty survive, in whole or in part, a number surpassed in England only by Norwich, and twelve are currently used for worship. This article consists of, first, a list of medieval churches which still exist in whole or in part, and, second, a list of medieval churches which are known to have existed in the past but have been completely demolished.

Located at 53.958, -1.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Churches in York, Demolished buildings and structures in England, Grade I listed buildings in York, Lists of churches in England, York-related lists

Snickelways of York

The Snickelways of York, often misspelt Snickleways, are a collection of small streets and footpaths in the city of York, England. The word Snickelway was coined by local author Mark W. Jones in 1983 in his book A Walk Around the Snickelways of York, and is a portmanteau of the words snicket, meaning a passageway between walls or fences, ginnel, a narrow passageway between or through buildings, and alleyway, a narrow street or lane.

Located at 53.958, -1.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Streets in York, Visitor attractions in York

Grand Opera House (York)

The Grand Opera House is a theatre in York, England. It is operated as part of the Ambassador Theatre Group. It plays host to touring productions of plays, musicals, opera and ballet, one-off performances by comedians, and other theatrical and musical events. The theatre has been designated a Grade II listed building by English Heritage.

Located at 53.9573, -1.08186 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1902 establishments in England, Commercial buildings completed in 1868, Grade II listed buildings in York, Grade II listed theatres, Theatres in York

Mansion House, York

The Mansion House in York, England is the home of the Lord Mayors of York during their term in office. It is situated on St Helen's Square, where York's Coney Street and Lendal intersect in the city centre. It is built in an early Georgian style. The foundation stone for the Mansion House was laid in 1725, with the building being completed seven years later in 1732. The architect who designed the Mansion House is unknown, although the frontage at least may be by William Etty.

Located at 53.9599, -1.08486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in 1732, Visitor attractions in York, Grade I listed buildings in York, Grade I listed houses, Official residences in the United Kingdom, Government buildings in England, Historic house museums in North Yorkshire

York Guildhall

York Guildhall is located behind York's Mansion House. It was built in the 15th century and served as a meeting place for the guilds of York. The city's guilds largely controlled the trade within York, oversaw the quality of the workmanship within the city and looked after their members' interests. Because of damage sustained during a Baedeker air raid in 1942, the present Guildhall is a rebuilt version of the 15th century building, and was opened by Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother in 1960.

Located at 53.9596, -1.08563 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in York, Grade I listed buildings in York, Grade I listed government buildings, Guildhalls in the United Kingdom

Baile Hill

Baile Hill is a man-made earth mound in York, United Kingdom. It is the only remaining feature of what was known as the Old Baile. The origins of Baile Hill date back to 1068. Having seized York in that year, William the Conqueror built a castle on the south side of the city close to the river Ouse. Then, as a response to a rebellion the following year, a second castle was built on the opposite side of the river.

Located at 53.9539, -1.08291 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in York, Castles in North Yorkshire

York Assembly Rooms

The York Assembly Rooms is an 18th century assembly rooms building in York, England, originally used as a place for high class social gatherings in the city. The building is situated on Blake Street and is a Grade I listed building. It was designed by Lord Burlington. It is one of the earliest neo-classical buildings in Europe and one of the most influential pieces of architecture of the early 18th century.

Located at 53.9613, -1.08455 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Assembly rooms, Grade I listed buildings in York, Grade I listed assembly rooms, Dance venues in England

Merchant Adventurers' Hall

The Merchant Adventurers' Hall is a medieval guildhall in the city of York, England, and was one of the most important buildings in the medieval city. The majority of the Hall was built in 1357 by a group of influential men and women who came together to form a religious fraternity called the Guild of Our Lord Jesus and the Blessed Virgin Mary. In 1430 the fraternity was granted a royal charter by King Henry VI and renamed 'The Mistry of Mercers'.

Located at 53.9579, -1.0788 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in York, Museums in York, History museums in North Yorkshire

Jorvik Viking Centre

The Jorvik Viking Centre is a museum and visitor attraction in York, England. It was created by the York Archaeological Trust in 1984.

Located at 53.9578, -1.08056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Anglo-Norse England, Archaeological sites in North Yorkshire, Archaeological museums in England, Museums in York, Viking Age museums, Living museums in the United Kingdom

Coppergate Shopping Centre

Coppergate Shopping Centre is a Shopping Centre in the centre of York in North Yorkshire, England.

Located at 53.9578, -1.08056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in York, Shopping centres in North Yorkshire

Judges Lodgings, York

The Judges Lodgings is an historic building in York, England. It was used by judges when they attended the sessions of the Assize Courts which were held four times each year in York.

Located at 53.9606, -1.0853 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Residential buildings completed in 1726, Grade I listed houses, Grade I listed buildings in York

Centenary Way

The Centenary Way is a route devised to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Yorkshire County Council. It was opened by Chris Brasher in 1989 to mark the Centenary of the governance by County Councils. The route runs across the Howardian Hills and Yorkshire Wolds via Castle Howard and Wharram Percy, linking York and the Foss Walk with the Yorkshire Wolds Way and Cleveland Way National Trails. Meeting the Derwent and Foss, the walk combines riverside walks in deep valleys with forest tracks.

Located at 53.962, -1.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in North Yorkshire, Long-distance footpaths in England, Footpaths in Yorkshire

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18 Aug
2019

The Handlebards: Much Ado About Nothing
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Chocolate Making - Chocolate Truffles
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Chocolate Making - Chocolate Truffles
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Afternoon Chocolatada
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
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York Cocoa House Afternoon Chocolate 2019
Starting at: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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York City Knights V Featherstone Rovers
Starting at: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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The Murder Trial Live 2019 | YORK 18/08/2019
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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19 Aug
2019

Bootham Dual Sports Course
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Ashton Park Pop-up
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Chocolate Making From Cocoa Beans To Chocolate Bar
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20 Aug
2019

Countdown To The Testaments: The Handmaid's Tale Reading Group
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Communicating & Negotiating Policy With Influence - York
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York - Inter Partes Costs - A Year In Review - Various Dates Available
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Business Networking Lunch (York - 20/08/19) By Eboracum Networking
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Nature Explorers
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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