Find Us

Please enter the gardens through the entrance to the right of York City Art Gallery in Exhibition Square, postcode YO1 7EW.

Planning your journey

The York Museum Gardens are located next to Lendal Bridge, the main crossing between York Station and York Minster.

By Car:

York Museum Gardens is located on the outer circle of the York City Centre and signposted from the A64 and outer ringroads.

Park & Ride

York Museum Gardens is accessible from Rawcliffe Bar with the Park & Ride Service (Green Line). £2.90 per person standard return (up to two children (U16) can travel free when accompanied by a full fare-paying adult). Buses run frequently between 7:00am and 8:05pm, Monday – Saturday and 9:30am and 6:05pm Sundays.

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There is no parking at the museum. The nearest car parks are Bootham Row and Marygate, off Bootham, the A19.


The walk is fully accessible and child friendly. If you have any questions or would like to enquire about special arrangements, please email us.