Pocket YORK

With history, beauty and so many things to see and do in one place, York is an ideal destination for any day of the year.

Highlights include the Minster, The Shambles, Clifford's Tower, City Walls, National Railway Museum and shopping.

Listen to our York Introduction
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Article List

From the historic Minster to scary ghost stories!

50 Articles covering all the major points of interest in central York.

Around 2 hours of studio quality audio, with music and sound effects.

Nearly 200 quality photographs.

Annotated, street level Ordnance Survey maps that track your location.

Quirky facts and unusual stories!
  • York Introduction
  • Historic Buildings, including York Minster, Clifford's Tower and the City Walls.
  • York Attractions, including Boat River Cruises and the York Dungeon.
  • York Museums including the National Railway Museum and the Jorvik Viking Museum.
  • York's Streets and Squares, including The Shambles, Stonegate, St Helen's Square and Parliament Street.
  • Some of York's most famous ghost stories including the Abandoned Child, The Barghest, The Scholar, Spectral Bathers and the story of Dick Turpin!

Built in York Map with location tracking

York Map
Map contains Ordnance Survey Data which is Crown copyright and database right 2010.
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