Visiting the Merchant Adventurers' Hall

The Hall is open throughout the year and is fully accessible to everyone from Fossgate.  

Click here for a location map.

Click here for details on parking in York City Centre.



Hall Closed

The severe flooding in York has caused a major flood to the lower part of the Hall, as such the Hall is closed at this time.

The Hall will reopen to visitors and for JORVIK Viking Festival activities on Monday 15th February

If you have any queries about visiting the Hall or about private hire, please ring the Hall office on 01904 654818.



Opening Times

March - October
Monday - Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday - Saturday 9.00am - 3.30pm
Sunday 11.00am - 4.00pm
November - February
Monday - Thursday

10.00am - 4.00pm

Friday - Saturday 10.00am - 3.30pm
Sunday Closed

Last Admission is 30 minutes before the Hall closes.

The Hall is closed between Christmas and New Year and every Sunday in winter.

Occasionally the Hall is closed for private functions or maintenance work and so you may wish to telephone in advance on 01904 654818.

Admission Charges

Adults: £6.00
Over 60s and Students: £5.00
Child (16 and under):

Free (when accompanied by an adult)


Groups and parties welcome by prior arrangement.

Groups of children will be charged at the education rate: please click here for details. 

All hire and admission fees go towards the upkeep of the Hall and it's grounds.




The Company is the sole Trustee of the Registered Charities numbered 235256 and 700792. VAT number 475 4666 09.