When in York, visiting the iconic Clifford’s Tower is a must! As the largest remaining building of York Castle, you’ll be transported back to the 11th century as you immerse yourself in the history of the medieval castle. Located on a mount which was originally built by William the Conqueror, there is plenty to discover at Clifford’s Tower.
Clifford’s Tower in York has recently undergone big renovations to enhance your experience. With a new roof deck providing stunning views of York’s historic skyline and new walkways inside that have opened parts of the tower that have been unseen for centuries, your visit to Clifford Tower will be better than ever!
As you explore inside the tower, you’ll see the royal chapel and regal loo which have been opened for the first time since Clifford’s Tower was impacted by the 1684 fire. Learn about the rich history of the tower as you explore each floor, including the tragic 1190 massacre of York’s Jewish community and the role the castle played.
Spend the day learning about Clifford’s Tower and seeing the beauty of the city in a new light. Book your Clifford’s Tower tickets today!