In and around York

View of the York Minster roofline from the street and a blue sky above

From a house nestled in the shadow of the Minster to the home of one of York's chocolate stories and an art gallery and gardens in the Yorkshire countryside.

Last chance to see

Visiting in winter

Where to eat, shop and stay

Gateway in a bricked wall surrounded by planting

Step outside into the gardens of York 

Discover the award winning garden in the city, an arts and crafts designed garden of rooms and a large country estate with formal gardens and parkland.

Places to visit

Autumnal walks at Beningbrough

Head out for a walk at Beningbrough

Surrounded by parkland and with historical links to the neighbouring village, explore a little further on a visit to Beningbrough. Pick the right route for you, through woodland and along the riverside spotting wildlife as you wander.

Group and education group visits

Volunteers in Beninbrough's walled garden

Get involved with the National Trust in York 

Can we tempt you to donate some time? Your support is essential to the work we do and volunteering is one way to give that support. With three different places and a range of opportunities there is something to suit all ages and experiences. If you're looking for paid work then check in regularly as jobs get added when they're available.