Free Talk – Art Detective: The ‘Art’ of Sleuthing

Wednesday 14th June 2017 - 7.00pm   The nation loves a great detective story. Throw in the UK's public art collection, some fiendishly difficult mysteries and the public's expert knowledge and you have an invaluable resource supporting collections nationwide....

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Free Talk – Real & Unreal: Recreating a lost past

Thursday 15th June 2017 - 6.30pm   Learn about the University of York's cutting-edge works with cathedrals and other clients to recreate the lost past by digital modelling and augmented reality. Many of the objects and buildings from the past have been lost to us...

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The HandleBards present…As You Like It

Tuesday 25th July - 7.00pm (Doors open at 6.00pm)   Ride on with us through all the countryside, With comedies and tragedies of old; Four actors upon bikes are wont to ride, To play the greatest stories ever told.   Described by none other than Sir Ian...

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An unwanted Christmas present: The 2015 Boxing Day floods

On Boxing Day 2015, the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall in York flooded – its proximity to the River Foss leading to the 14th Century Guildhall to be deluged with over a metre of water. This is the story of the flood and the Hall’s recovery. The Merchant Adventurers’ Hall...

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Monday - Saturday 10:00am - 4:30pm
Sunday 10:00am - 1:30pm
Admission charges apply
Occasionally the Hall is closed for private functions, so you may wish to contact us in advance of your visit.

Merchant Adventurers' Hall

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