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Micklegate Bar Museum

Situated on the route of York’s famous walls walk, Micklegate Bar has stood sentinel to the city for over 800 years. Visit the ancient gateway to explore the pageantry and barbaric history that has unfolded between these walls.

Opening hours

Daily 10am-4pm(summer); 11am-3pm(winter); closed December & January; closed if the city walls are closed


20% off admission. To claim take along your CBA membership card and a copy of this page. Offer valid until 31 December 2014.

Address: Micklegate Bar, Micklegate, York YO1 6JX



Phone: 01904 634436




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