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Merchant Adventurers Hall

The Merchant Adventurers Hall is a medieval Guildhall in the centre of York. The ancient building is set in beautifully landscaped gardens in the City Centre. The timber framed building is Grade one listed and is a scheduled ancient monument. It is open to the public to explore; the Great Hall as a place of business and feasting, the undercroft was for tending the poor and sick and the chapel for spiritual worship. There are remarkable collections of silver, paintings and furniture.



Visiting Merchant Adventurers Hall

Opening Times

November to February

Monday to Thursday: 09:00 to 16:00
Friday & Saturday: 10:00 to 15:30


March to October

Monday to Thursday: 09:00 to 17:00
Friday & Saturday: 09:00 to 15:30
Sunday 10:00 to 16:00


Occasionally the Hall is closed for private functions.


Adults: £8:00
Over 60's and students: £5:00
Children (under 16) Free (when accompanied by an adult)



Contact Merchant Adventurers Hall

Tel: 01904 654818

Physical Address: Fossgate, York YO1 9XD