The ancient cathedral city of York has a history dating back over 2000 years. Romans, Saxons, Vikings, and Britons from all eras have each left their mark.
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Notable Places in the Area

The Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Saint Peter in York, commonly known as , is the cathedral of York, , and is one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. Photo: MatzeTrier, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a museum in York forming part of the Science Museum Group. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

The is a museum in York, England. It was opened in 1830, and has five permanent collections, covering biology, geology, archaeology, numismatics and astronomy. Photo: Tim Green, CC BY 2.0.

The is a museum and visitor attraction in York, England, containing lifelike mannequins and life-size dioramas depicting Viking life in the city. Photo: CambridgeBayWeather, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb, formerly a village, in York, England. is situated 2 miles southwest of York. Photo: Gordon Hatton, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a suburb of York in the unitary authority of the City of York, in the north of England about 1½ miles from the city centre. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is part of the city of York in North Yorkshire, England, about 1 mile north-east of the centre. is situated 1¼ miles northeast of York. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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