York Castle is a fortified complex in the city of York, England. It consists of a sequence of castles, prisons, law courts and other buildings, which were built over the last nine centuries on the south side of the River Foss.
From the remains of a Roman barracks, to 1,000-year-old artefacts still used in the cathedral today, visitors can explore two millennia of York’s history in state-of-the-art chambers beneath the cathedral.
The Shambles is a historic street in York, England, featuring preserved medieval buildings, some dating back as far as the 14th century
York has, since Roman times, been defended by walls of one form or another. To this day, substantial portions of the walls remain