Easter in York

With Spring almost in bloom and Easter just around the corner, York is the perfect spot to hatch your holiday plans. Our city is brimming with egg-citing Easter activities and family-friendly fun, making it an ideal nest for your Easter break!

Hop into the Easter spirit with a basketful of activities, including a special partnership with York's Chocolate Story. From March 23rd to April 7th, join them for a cracking good time as they unveil a basket of family-friendly events. Dive into their guided tours, a golden egg of history and sweetness, and don't miss the chance to roll up your sleeves with Easter-themed truffle rolling and chocolate-making masterclasses, perfect for little bunnies and grown-ups alike. With something delightful for every member of the family, it's the ideal time to book your spot and ensure your Easter in York is choc-full of fun!

York's streets are filled with hidden gems and sweet surprises, making it a fantastic place to extend your stay. From cosy nests in family-friendly hotels to self-catering hideaways, there's a warren of accommodation options waiting for you.

So, don't let this opportunity hop away! This Easter, make York your family's destination for an unforgettable adventure that's sure to be choc-full of fun!

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Easter in York


Book Your Stay

York offers a wide range of accommodation, from luxury spa hotels to self-catering getaways, giving you an eclectic choice of inviting places to rest your head after a day of exploring.

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Things to See & Do

With so many things to do in York, make the most of your visit by staying in York for longer, so you can take your time and see more of our incredible city.


Eat & Drink

York is the ultimate destination for foodies and those looking for a special culinary experience with a huge range of dishes on offer from a wide variety of quality cafés and restaurants.



York offers a unique shopping experience. If you are looking for a special gift idea, want to spoil yourself or treat someone special, there is no better place for some retail therapy.

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If you choose to visit York, our friendly and knowledgeable team at the Visit York Information Centre & Gift Shop will give you a very warm welcome.

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