Henry VII Experience at Micklegate Bar Tours
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Located at Micklegate Bar, one of the four principal gateways of York’s medieval city walls, the Henry VII Experience transports visitors back to medieval era York, following the fascinating story of Henry VII. Housed in the restored 14th-century gatehouse, the museum features exhibits on the legacy of Henry VII, England’s first Tudor King, who defeated Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth and went on to rule for twenty-four years.
Highlights of the experience include interactive exhibitions on the Battle of Bosworth and the Tudor ascent to the throne, and a special Tudor Camp for children, with costumes, props, and narration by Horrible Histories author Terry Deary.
The Henry VII Experience is located at Micklegate Bar in central York, just a short walk from York central train station, and is open daily from 10am-4pm (summer) or 3pm (winter). Adult admission is £5.
Address: Micklegate, City Centre, York, United Kingdom YO1 6JX, England
Hours: Daily: April-Oct 10am-4pm, Nov-March 10am-3pm
Admission: Adult £5, Child £3
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Uncover the medieval marvels of historic York on a bespoke walking tour with a private guide. Learn about York’s rich history as you walk around the centuries-old walls, pose for photos with a backdrop of the city or visit the wall museums (not included). Your private tour is yours to customize as you please, so you could also pay a visit to York Castle, stroll down the atmospheric The Shambles or take a peek inside the magnificent York Minster.
Price varies by group size
Price varies by group size
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What are Henry VII Experience at Micklegate Bar hours of operation?
Henry VII Experience at Micklegate Bar hours of operation: Daily: April-Oct 10am-4pm, Nov-March 10am-3pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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