Exploring York with Children: A Memorable Stay at a Charming B+B York

If you’re planning a family vacation to York and staying at the delightful B+B York, you’re in for a treat! This historic city offers a plethora of family-friendly activities that will keep your little ones entertained and create lasting memories.

At B+B York, the family rooms are designed with the utmost comfort and convenience in mind, making them the perfect choice for families visiting this charming city. These spacious and thoughtfully appointed rooms offer a cozy and welcoming ambiance, ensuring every member of the family feels right at home. Equipped with all the necessary amenities, including comfortable bedding, modern en-suite bathrooms, and complimentary toiletries, the family rooms provide a relaxing retreat after a day of exploring York’s attractions. Whether it’s parents with young children or older kids, the B+B York family rooms cater to the diverse needs of families, ensuring everyone has a restful and enjoyable stay. The warm and friendly staff are always on hand to assist, making the experience even more delightful for families looking to create lasting memories together in York.

Here are some of the top things to do in York with children, along with an indication of prices:

1. York Minster

Start your exploration with a visit to the iconic York Minster, one of the largest cathedrals in Northern Europe. Its stunning architecture and beautiful stained glass windows will captivate both kids and adults alike.

Price indication:

    • Adult: £12-£15 (depending on admission type)
    • Child (ages 6-16): £5-£7
    • Family tickets available

2. Jorvik Viking Centre

Take a step back in time and immerse yourselves in the world of Vikings at the Jorvik Viking Centre. This interactive museum brings Viking-age York to life with realistic exhibits and hands-on activities.

Price indication:

    • Adult: £12-£14
    • Child (ages 5-16): £8-£10
    • Family tickets available

3. York Castle Museum

Explore the past at the York Castle Museum, featuring period rooms, Victorian street scenes, and fascinating exhibits. Dress up in historical costumes and experience what life was like in the past.

Price indication:

    • Adult: £12-£15
    • Child (ages 5-16): £5-£7
    • Family tickets available

4. National Railway Museum

If your children love trains, the National Railway Museum is a must-visit. Discover a vast collection of historic locomotives and carriages, and let the kids board some of the trains for an immersive experience.

Price indication:

    • FREE admission (donations appreciated)

5. Afternoon Tea and Treats

Indulge in the quintessential British experience of afternoon tea at one of the charming tea rooms in York. Treat the kids to delicious scones, cakes, and pastries for a delightful afternoon treat.

Price indication:

    • Prices for afternoon tea vary depending on the venue and the specific package you choose. On average, expect to pay around £15-£30 per person.

6. Ghost Tours

If your children are up for some spooky fun, consider joining one of York’s ghost tours. These guided tours share eerie tales and legends of the city’s haunted history, perfect for older kids who enjoy a touch of mystery.

Price indication:

    • Prices for ghost tours can range from £5-£15 per person, depending on the tour company and the length of the tour.

With these exciting activities and their respective price indications, you can plan a fantastic family vacation in York without breaking the bank. After each day of adventure, you can return to the comfort of B+B York, where a warm and cozy atmosphere awaits, ensuring your stay is as memorable as the experiences you shared in this enchanting city.

Plan your trip to York with children, book your stay at B+B York, and get ready for an unforgettable family adventure!


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