Assembly Rooms

Designed by Richard Boyle, third count of Burlington, and built in 1731, these rooms include an Egyptian Room of admirable proportions, with Corinthian columns and clear windows. The rooms were devoted to dancing and games following the development of society in York.

Useful information

Address : 

Blake Street, YO1 7FD York

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York Minster York Minster
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1:00
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Rebuilt in the 17 and 18C, the treasury
0:15
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York Minster York Minster
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The largest gothic church north of the
1:00
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This museum retraces the history of York
1:00
York City Art Gallery
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The York City Art Gallery contains a
1:00
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