of York - this website,
initiated by the York Museums Trust, provides an excellent
introduction and background to the key historic buildings
in York. Follow one of the "trails" described on the site
to find some of York's gems.
the largest medieval church in Northern Europe, with a wealth
of Stained Glass. The Minster is on a historic site that dates
back to Roman times.
Bar Walls - the finest remaining circuit of medieval
walls in England, built during the 13th and 14th century and
standing two miles in length. Set in the walls is the Micklegate
Shambles - one of the best preserved medieval streets