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York’s Chocolate Story

York's chocolate story is a great option for a family day out in York

Who doesn’t love chocolate? York has a long history of chocolate making which you can learn more about at York’s Chocolate Story. You’ll find out how chocolate first came to York, how it is made and even get to sample some fabulous hand-made chocolates.

York Maze

York Maze - a family attraction near York

York Maze is open for summer each year (from July to September) and families can enjoy variety of shows, rides and attractions. The giant Maize Maze is one of the biggest in Europe. It’s created with a different theme each year. Previous themes have included Roald Dahl, Star Wars, Doctor Who and Yorkshire Legend.


 National Railway Museum-: Free to visit



This is the largest railway museum in the UK where you can get up close to a range of trains and other railway memorabilia. Hunt various items around the museum with an interactive treasure hunters app and there’s also a variety of interactive science shows.