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Welcome to Barley Hall!

Step back in time and discover this Hidden Gem of York! Barley Hall is a medieval townhouse that has been restored to its former glory after being rediscovered in the 1980’s. It boasts stunning high ceilings, beautiful exposed timber frames and a magnificent Great Hall. Learn about the hall’s former residents which included the Priors of Nostell and even a former Mayor of York. Discover how residents would have lived during the medieval period.

Pre-booking online, or by calling 01904 615505, is advisable.

From 23rd July 2022 daily | Barley Hall

The Bard at Barley Hall

Our current exhibition explores Barley Hall's unexpected role in the revival of Elizabethan theatre...Read more

31st May 2024 | 7:00pm - 10:00pm | Barley Hall

Barley Hall Through New Eyes: A Drag Tour

Join Drag Artist Robynne Ryske on this guided tour of Barley Hall and the Bard at Barley Hall exhibition....Read more


Discover our award-winning learning offer, from educational visits to hands on workshops.

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Barley Hall Coffee Shop

Continue your historic exploration of York with a relaxing hot drink in the new Barley Hall Coffee Shop

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Experience Barley Hall for less with exclusive group rates available to parties of 15 or more.

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