Outdoors in York

With York being a bustling, vibrant city it can seems a bit short on open space to the unknowing. Here we have highlighted a selection of places where you can go and relax outdoors in the sunshine (possibly) whether it is a small garden with benches or a large park with children’s play area, where you can take a picnic and spend a couple of hours away from the hubbub of the city centre.

February 25, 2013, No comments

Dean’s Park is a green oasis just to the north side of York Minster. It makes an ideal place for relaxing and absorbing the stunning views of the Minster and […]

Rowntree Park, Terry Avenue

May 1, 2012, No comments

Rowntree park is located on the riverside of the Ouse on Terry Avenue. A gift to the City of York by Rowntree & Co in 1921 this park was created [ ...

Museum Gardens

April 18, 2012, No comments

In 1825 the area of the gardens was designed by the Yorkshire Philosophical Society for their museum, only open to members of the society. The paying ...