When you pair the cultural venues of the ancient city of York with not only Hull but the nearby town of Skipton too, you’re in for a guide to the best attractions in the area that’s absolutely bursting with recommendations – from the incredible Fruit Market cultural quarter in Hull, to the 1,000-strong collection of paintings at York Art Gallery. Between them, this trio of destinations are home to the incredible York Minster, to Skipton Castle and the multi award-winning aquarium The Deep. There’s no shortage of heritage venues, theatres, outstanding art galleries and legendary live music joints here – some of the best in the North, in fact. Read on to discover more.
The National Centre for Early Music / York Early Music Festival, The National Centre for Early Music, St Margaret's Church, Walmgate, York, Yorkshire, Y01 9TL - Visit now
The National Centre for Early Music is the national advocate of early music in England and hosts the York Early Music Festival.