Judge's Lodging is in the centre of the vibrant city of York, in north-east England. York is renowned for its cathedral, York Minster, which offers daily Christian worship and prayer and has attracted people from across the planet for more than 1,000 years. Step inside and admire the cathedral’s inspiring architecture.
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That York was once the Viking capital of England? Learn all about the city’s Viking past at the JORVIK Viking Centre, which showcases 1,000-year-old artefacts and provides a fascinating insight into life in 10th century York.
One part of York you can’t leave without seeing is The Shambles. This narrow street is an institution in York, and the slightly slanted buildings capture the hearts of everyone who walks down it. Several ghost tours call in at The Shambles as part of their route. Why not book yourself a place on one?
Set aside a couple of hours to walk the city walls, too. These well-preserved walls encircle the city and stretch for approximately two miles.
For a sweeter take on the city’s history, book a ticket to York’s Chocolate Story, where you’ll learn all about York’s 300-year-old chocolate-making traditions and observe a chocolate-making demonstration.