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The Shambles, North Yorkshire


  • Located in York, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and The Humber, England
  • The ancient street of the butchers of York
  • The street itself is mentioned in the Domesday Book
  • Takes its name from the word 'Shamel' meaning the stalls or benches on which the meat was displayed
  • The Shambles is collectively used to refer to the surrounding maze of narrow lanes

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The Merchant Adventurers' Hall

Located in York, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and The Humber, England

Less than a mile away.

Begun in the fourteenth century and 'one of the best preserved medieval guild halls in the world'. Museum with exhibitions. There's also a chapel and undercroft...

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JORVIK Viking Centre

Located in York, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and The Humber, England

Less than a mile away.

Central York museum recreating 'Viking-Age streets, as they would have been in the year AD975'. 'The Kingdom of Jórvík or Kingdom of York is a term used by historians for the kingdom of Northumbria in the late 9th centur...

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Cliffords Tower

Located in York, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and The Humber, England

Less than a mile away.

Famous for being a refuge in 1190 for 150 Jewish residents of York when a mob beseiged them. Clifford's Tower is part of York Castle. It is said that the motte of Clifford's Tower is the hill that the Grand Old Duke of Y...

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Lamb & Lion Inn, York
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 12; Rates: £49 - £169 Per Night

In a unique location, built into the medieval city walls, right next to York Minster, this historic inn has cosy snug bars, a log fire, home-cooked food, free Wi-Fi and discounted local parking...

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Galtres Lodge, York
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 13; Rates: £45 - £115 Per Night

Overlooking the spectacular York Minster, this elegant Georgian residence is set in the heart of the historic city centre, just a short stroll away from medieval streets lined with modern boutiques...

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Waterfront, York
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 10; Rates: £50 - £175 Per Night

Overlooking the River Ouse, in the heart of York city centre, this 400-year-old building is now a family-run hotel with comfortable en suite rooms and an award-winning steak and seafood restaurant...

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