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Yorkshire Sights

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  • York
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This museum of decorative arts, inside an elegant, beautifully decorated Georgian town house, contains crystal chandeliers, silk damask wallpaper, and one of the country's finest collections of 18th-century furniture. Entrance on Monday is restricted to guided tours at 11 and 2.

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Castlegate, York, YO1 9RN, England

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  • £6
  • Feb.–Dec., Tues.–Sat. 10–5, Sun. 11–4; Mon. by guided tour only; last admission 30 min before closing


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