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Step through 2,000 years of history with one visit to this house of dreams, where rooms are set up and furnished to mirror the grand styles from medieval times to the early 1900's.
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Treasurers House Minster Yard, York YO1 7JL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful house looked after by the National Trust in a quiet area of the city , within the walls and very close to the minster, and the National Trust shop. Good tea room and really lovely small garden in one of the best settings in...More

Thank KateLG
Reviewed 5 days ago

A truly unique experience that takes you into a totally different age. The guides seem to be very well informed.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the ghost tour in the cellar. Very spooky, dingy and atmospheric. The house is very interesting and shows a lot of history.

Thank Sy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to arrive just as the Attic Tour (extra charge even for NT members) was about to start. After being issued with hard hats, we were taken up onto the roof where our lively guide explained how the servants in the house...More

Thank DramaQueen55
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the house as we are members of the trust on a recent visit to the city. We found it to be very interesting to see how the owner had the vision to completely reconfigure five residences into two. Each room had items in...More

Thank shaver2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a must see for anyone that likes quirky. The ex owner and benefactor was very rich and didn't mind spending to get what he wanted. He also kept a army of serving people in work, even though he didn't need to. I...More

Thank Karl S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very interesting property. All of the guides were notably very friendly and willing to share their knowledge without even being asked. Well worth a visit.

Thank Julmedo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a National Trust member this place was on our to do list and it didnt disappoint. Many rooms to wander around in, each with its own collection of art, ceramics, furniture accordng to that period (the previous owner collected things from all different eras)....More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful house restored by it's last somewhat eccentric owner who had money to spend like water! Lovely gardens!

Thank SRay-47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the House purposely when there was a guided tour. Gary gave a fascinating history of Frank Green who donated the House to the National Trust and its contents. The tour lasted about 45 minutes and then you could walk around on your own. These...More

Thank Ian M
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Frank green was original owner and appears to have been behind a lot of the furniture and room design. I think he came from ' new money ' wealth & an industrial background and to raise his profile invited the then Prince... More
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