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Fairfax House

Fairfax House, situated in the heart of York, is a stunning Georgian Townhouse displaying some of the finest English 18thC furniture in England. It was created in 1762 as a dowry for Anne Fairfax, the only surviving child of Viscount Fairfax. John Carr, York's most distinguished architect, designed the interior, which is stunningly evocative and has been beautifully restored to it's former glory. Ceramics, paintings and silverworkl are also on display.
 
Fairfax House Address:        
Fairfax House
Castlegate
York
YO1 9RN
England, UK

Fairfax House Opening Times:    
Fairfax House is open to the public from mid February to 31st December
It is closed for Christmas on 24th to 26th December and for winter cleaning in January and early February

Monday to Thursday & Saturday, 11.00am - 4.30pm
Sunday, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Friday, at 11.00 am and 2.00 pm for guided tours only and at other times by prior appointment. The guided tours last approximately one hour.

Fairfax House Admission:   
Adults £5.00
Concessions* £4.00
Children under 16 yearswith adult Free
Family Ticket (2 adults and 2 students) £15.00

Group Rate applies to groups of 10+ £4.50 (£3.50 concessions).
School Party of 10+ £1.25 per child (supervising adults free)
Groups must be booked in advance.

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