Fairfax House and its collection

Fairfax House
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The Fairfax House was originally the winter home of Viscount Fairfax and his daughter. The Fairfax House features richly decorated interiors and magnificent stucco ceilings, making it a good example of of Georgian design and architecture. The collection of furniture brings the Fairfax House alive and evokes a life once lived in grandeur, recalling townhouse-living in the 18th century.

Art & Design  Art & Design

Fairfax House
Castlegate
YO1 1RN York
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Visitor information Fairfax House

Opening hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday
10:00 – 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 – 17:00
Thursday
10:00 – 17:00
Friday
10:00 – 17:00
Saturday
10:00 – 17:00
Sunday
11:00 – 16:00

Monday: By guided tour at 11.00am and 2.00pm. No bookings are required.

Bank Holiday Mondays: 10.00am to 5.00pm

Admission

7 – 15£3.00
60+£6.00
National Art PassFree
Adults£7.50
Family£17.50
Students£6.00

Facilities

Museum shop

Location & Map

Castlegate, York

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