New! The Two Rivers Trail

New! The Two Rivers Trail

Starting on Monday 4th April 2022, follow The Two Rivers trail at the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall and discover the legacy of the rivers of York.   Without the River Ouse and River Foss; the Merchant Adventurers, their Hall and the City of York would not exist....
Hall Highlights: Napoleon

Hall Highlights: Napoleon

The Merchant Adventurers’ Hall has accumulated many treasures over the centuries: art, artefacts, architecture and the stories of those who have passed through its walls. This series seeks to shine a spotlight on the Hall’s incredible collections.   Carved out of...
Hall Highlights: The Minute Books

Hall Highlights: The Minute Books

The Merchant Adventurers’ Hall has accumulated many treasures over the centuries: art, artefacts, architecture and the stories of those who have passed through its walls. This series seeks to shine a spotlight on the Hall’s incredible collections.   The archive...
Hall Highlights: Stained Glass

Hall Highlights: Stained Glass

For this blog post we are looking the stained glass windows which can be found in the Undercroft, Chapel and the Governor’s Parlour of the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall. The Hall has a small but beautiful collection of stained glass windows dating from the...