With a range of gifts, souvenirs and books relating to our exhibitions, collections and gardens, our shop is a great place to pick up a memento of your visit.
Christmas Shopping Special
Our museum is the perfect place to pick up unique gifts, cards, books, and much more. Join us for Museum Shop Sunday on 26 November 2017 and help support our museum with your purchases.
We’re giving 10% off most purchases on the day, and if you’re a YMT Card Holder you can enjoy a 20% discount (that’s an extra 10% more than our normal discount!) Ideal for making your Christmas even more magical.
Our Current Ranges…
Vikings – Following our exhibition Viking: Rediscover the Legend, we are pleased to stock some fantastic Viking inspired souvenirs and gifts including books, postcards, games, toys and much more.
Romans – Find out more about the Roman empire in Britain and beyond with our range of excellent books for both adults and younger readers. You’ll also find a range of themed souvenirs including figurines, thimbles, and terracotta items, along with our popular legionnaire helmets and colouring information packs for children.
Pre-history – The Yorkshire Museum is famed for its Natural History collection. Continue exploring with our collection of souvenirs and books, along with a selection of toys and gifts for younger visitors from stationary items to cuddly dinosaurs.
Gardens – Set in the stunning surroundings of the medieval ruins of St. Mary’s Abbey, our beautiful award-winning gardens are the ideal place to relax before or after your visit to the museum. Gardeners will love our range of botanical gifts, ideal for a reminder of your visit or as a present for a loved one.
YMT Card holders receive a discount in our shop – click here to find out more.
- Give a year of great days out this Christmas with the YMT Card
- Projects involving York Museums Trust shortlisted for three York Cultural Awards
- Last chance to see two major exhibitions at York Art Gallery and the Yorkshire Museum this week
- Trip Trap Troll! Visit the Yorkshire Museum this October half term to make and play this traditional Viking game
- Enjoy 'It’s a Wonderful Life' on the big screen at the Yorkshire Museum this Christmas
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