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

Nearby tourist attractions

York Minster
York Minster
The largest gothic church north of the
1:00
Yorkshire Museum
Yorkshire Museum
This museum relives the history of York
1:00
York City Art Gallery
York City Art Gallery
Vast collection of paintings from 1350
1:00
Treasurer's House
Treasurer's House
Rebuilt in the 17 and 18C, the treasury
0:15
Shambles
Shambles
Lined with corbelled houses, this is the
0:15
Jorvik Viking Centre
Jorvik Viking Centre
In 1976, archaeologists unearthed four
1:30
See all

Other ideas « Patrimony »

York Minster
York Minster
The largest gothic church north of the
1:00
Treasurer's House
Treasurer's House
Rebuilt in the 17 and 18C, the treasury
0:15
Shambles
Shambles
Lined with corbelled houses, this is the
0:15
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

York Minster
York Minster
The largest gothic church north of the
1:00
Yorkshire Museum
Yorkshire Museum
This museum relives the history of York
1:00
York City Art Gallery
York City Art Gallery
Vast collection of paintings from 1350
1:00
See all