Treasurer's House, York

A house of contradictions, café and garden in the centre of York

Treasurer's House, York

Things to see and do

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A closer look at the collection at Treasurer’s House

Take a look at Treasurer’s House with this series of short videos from the curator to hear some of the fascinating stories that lie behind the collection of furniture and antiques.

Treasurer's House, York

What's on 

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By special invitation to Treasurer's House 

Join a small and exclusive guided tour and learn more about the eccentric owner and his special gift of Treasurer's House to the National Trust - the first to be gifted complete with its collection.

Upcoming events

Conservation in action - garden statues

Mon 27 Aug 2018
Come and talk to the conservation team as they document the statues in the garden.

Amazing discovery tours

Sat 01 Sep 2018
John Goodricke, a famous Georgian astronomer lived at Treasurer’s and made an astonishing discovery in the night sky. Find out more on this amazing tour.

Conservation in action - the bit box

Mon 10 Sep 2018
Chat to the conservation team about their work and the box full of bits that have fallen off collection items.

Frank Green's special 'by appointment' tours

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Join a small group for an exclusive 45 minute tour to learn more about Frank Green and his special gift of Treasurer's House to the National Trust - the first to be gifted complete with its collection.

Conservation in action - floor polishing

Mon 24 Sep 2018
Come and meet the conservation team while they are polishing the historic wooden floor in the Great Hall and have a go yourself.
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Eating and shopping

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Our favourite parts of Treasurer's House 

Find out a little more of what Treasurer's House has to offer with a selection of our favourite parts, from members of the team who see it every day.

Treasurer's House, York


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Group visits to Treasurer's House 

Make your visit to York city centre memorable with a visit to see the collection, bespoke tours to hidden parts of the house, tempting treats in the Below Stairs Cafe and a warm welcome.

Treasurer's House, York

Get involved

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Join the Treasurer's House team 

Get involved and support the work of the National Trust in York city centre. Volunteers are essential to help in all areas from room guiding to gardening.

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Places to stay

Stay a little longer in York

Treasurer's House, York

Venue hire

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Treasurer's for hire  

Whatever the occasion, Treasurer's House turns a special event into an unforgettable one. Catching up with friends and family in York? Or do you have a large group you would like to entertain? We can look after groups of 15 to 40 and provide an impressive backdrop to your family get together or corporate event. For smaller groups, please just give us a call to reserve a table.

Treasurer's House, York

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Treasurer's House, York on the National Trust Collections website