Please complete all fields. Children must be accompanied

York Pass


The must have city pass for York saving time and money.

You can now buy York's best value multi attraction ticket from City Cruises.

Explore our rich cultural legacy and heritage with a 1, 2 or 3 day pass. Alongside your daytime York City Cruise, you can also visit some of our most famous landmarks, including Clifford's Tower and York Minster, along with some of our award winning museums and visitor attractions, including the JORVIK Viking Centre, Castle Museum and York's Chocolate Story, embark on the York Brewery Tour, and marvel at the splendour of Castle Howard.

You will also have access to some of our smaller but still fascinating visitor experiences such as the Roman Bath Museum, the Army Museum and the Mansion House.

With a 2 or 3 day pass, you can then explore some of the landmark visitor attractions beyond York, including the stunning Castle Howard, North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Scarborough Sea Life Centre and York Maze.

Your city experience is completed by the many discounts available for shops, ghost tours, attractions and restaurants that the pass grants you access to. The pass includes a guidebook, which points out hidden iconic landmarks, enabling you to make the most of your visit.


York Pass Package Details

The York Pass Includes:

  • Free entry to attractions, tours and museums including our daytime York City Cruise, JORVIK Viking Centre, York Minster, York Dungeon, York's Chocolate Story and many more beyond York such as Castle Howard.

  • Free 1-Day  City Sightseeing "Hop on Hop off" Bus Tour  ticket worth £14 to explore York and discover all of its iconic attractions.

  • Free guidebook packed with helpful info and maps.

  • Exclusive special offers also available to York Pass holders including evening entertainment, cafes & restaurants.

Collecting Your Pass:

Once you purchase your York Pass online with us, you will receive a PDF ticket by email. You will then need to print out the ticket and take it to the York Visitor Information Centre to exchange it for your York Pass and free guidebook.

Visitor Information Centre

1 Museum Street



01904 550099

Opening times: Monday – Saturday 09.00am – 17.00pm and Sunday 10.00am – 16.00pm.

How it Works:

York Passes are available for either 1, 2 or 3 days and for both adults and children (child pass 5 - 16). There is not a senior citizen pass or concessions. 

One day pass is valid for a calendar day

Two day pass is valid for two consecutive calendar days

Three day pass is valid for 3 days out of 6 days from the first point of activation.

Passes are activated upon entry at the first attraction of your visit. We always advise customers to start using their pass first thing in the morning as from then on it works on a calendar day basis, not 24 hour period. 

York Pass is not a fast track pass - York is a relatively small city with the city centre attractions close together and within easy walking distance. The road train is free with the pass can transport you from York Minster to the National Railway Museum. A City Sight seeing 24 hour bus ticket is free with each pass.

The York Pass is also subject to a "purse value" of maximum gate prices (a total value of attraction entries) related to the number of days on your pass. For example; with a 3 day adult York Pass (online price: £70 ) you benefit from  £225.00 worth of attraction entry! If you exceed your "purse value", the pass will expire. Here is a complete breakdown of purse values.

  • 1 Day Adult Pass has a "purse value" of £75

  • 1 Day Child Pass has a "purse value" of £50

  • 2 Day Adult Pass has a "purse value" of £150

  • 2 Day Child Pass has a "purse value" of £100

  • 3 Day Adult Pass has a "purse value" of £225

  • 3 Day Child Pass has a "purse value" of £150

  • 6 Day Adult Pass has a "purse value" of £405

  • 6 Day Child Pass has a "purse value" of £300

Ticket Prices - York Pass Multi Attraction Pass

Online Price
1 Day York Pass - Adult (17+)
1 Day York Pass - Child (5-16)
2 Day York Pass - Adult (17+)
2 Day York Pass - Child (5-16)
3 Day York Pass - Adult (17+)
3 Day York Pass - Child (5-16)

Your pass allows you entry to the following attractions:


  • Barley Hall

  • Clifford's Tower

  • DIG

  • Fairfax House

  • Henry VII Experience


  • Mansion House

  • Merchant Adventurers Hall

  • Newby Hall

  • Richard III Experience

  • Roman Bath Museum

  • The Bar Convent Living Heritage Centre

  • Treasurer's House

  • York Army Museum

  • York Art Gallery

  • York Brewery

  • York Castle Museum

  • York Dungeon

  • York Minster

  • York's Chocolate Story

  • Yorkshire Museum

  • City Cruises York (click here for operating dates)

  • Goddards House & Gardens

  • York City Sightseeing (not operating now until 15th February 2019)

  • York Cold War Bunker


  • Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

  • Castle Howard

  • Eden Camp

  • Helmsley Castle

  • Helmsley Walled Garden

  • National Centre for Birds of Prey

  • North Yorkshire Moors Railway

  • Rievaulx Abbey

  • Ryedale Folk Museum

  • Scampston Walled Garden

  • Scarborough Castle

  • Scarborough Sea Life

  • The Deep

  • York Maze

  • Yorkshire Aboretum

  • Yorkshire Museum of Farming