Immersive & thrilling journey through York’s haunted past
10 live shows, 75 minutes of fun and 2000 years of history
State of the art theming and special effects
Famous characters from York's dark past
Full on 360 sets with gripping storytelling from our actors
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Admission to York Dungeon
Know Before You Book
Children 16 and younger must be accompanied by a paying adult.
This activity may not be suitable for young children; entry is at the discretion of the parent/guardian.
If you have a heart condition or a nervous disposition you should not participate.
What you can expect
The York Dungeon is a uniquely thrilling attraction that will take you back to the city's darkest history. See, hear, smell and feel York's stories come to life before your eyes as frighteningly funny characters transport you through time. Surprises await you in 75 minutes of edgy entertainment and 10 live shows. Fear the Vikings as they invade York; discover Guy Fawkes' Gunpowder Plot; face the torturer and his intimidating instruments, and survive an encounter with the most deadly of Highwaymen, Dick Turpin.
The York Dungeon brings together an amazing cast of historic characters, immersive sets and surprising special-effects. We love it! And we know you will too. Here's why: