In and around York

The garden at Treasurer's with a view of York Minster

History, nature and beauty in the city centre and Yorkshire countryside.

Places to visit

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Visitors walking through a garden in spring

Visiting this spring 

Our gardens, parks and countryside sites are open. In England our shops are open, along with outdoor seating at cafés. In Wales some shops are open, and cafés are offering a takeaway service. Houses and other indoor areas are currently closed. The safety of our staff, volunteers and visitors from the nearby community remains our priority. We strongly advise booking your visits in advance, especially over the Easter holidays when places may be very busy. Please check the property webpage before you visit and follow government guidance on travel.

Tulips in Beningbrough's West Formal Garden

Where to visit in York

We're working hard to re-open many of our places where it is safe to do so. At the moment Treasurer's House remains closed. Goddards garden is open on selected days as are the outdoor spaces at Beningbrough, city centre shop and holiday apartments. Visit the property websites to see exactly what to expect and how to book your tickets.

A man and woman in hard hats looking at timbers

Looking for your next challenge? 

Are you excited about caring for and maintaining incredible historic buildings and special places? We are looking for a Facilities Manager to work across the York portfolio, to support us with excellent standards of maintenance, compliance and environmental management at Beningbrough, Goddards and Treasurer’s House. You will live in the city centre at Treasurer’s House with views over York Minster and be on-call around 10 nights per month. It’s a permanent and full-time position, £27,735 per annum. Find out more and apply online before 25 April 2021

Man, woman and child looking at products in a shop

High Street shopping in York 

Drop in and browse the York shop, celebrating over 50 years in the city centre, and enjoy a fabulous range of quality National Trust products straight from the high street alongside unique ranges inspired by our places and local suppliers.

Uncover the history of York's places

Woman plumping pillow on a bed Treasurers House

Stay a little longer in York 

From city centre to country retreat and a luxury spa. Choose from three different places to holiday in and around York.

Plan a visit to your favourite place in York

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