York Art Gallery

Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA)

Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) York Art Gallery launched its ground-breaking new Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) on 1 August 2015. CoCA highlights and celebrates York Art Gallery’s collection of British studio ceramics, which is the largest and among the most important in the UK and covers the entire British studio ceramics movement. Formed mainly of …

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Group Bookings

We welcome groups and offer discounts for parties of 10 or more. Group Admission Pricing Adult – £5 (25 years + over) Adult – £4 (17-24 years) Child – £3 (16 years + under) For school party group admission information, click here. To make a booking, please complete a booking form and email it to groupbookings@ymt.org.uk  You can contact our Group Bookings department …

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How to Find Us

Opening Times

Opening Times Open daily: 10am – 5pm Closed: 25, 26 December and 1 January. Early closing at 2.30pm: 24 and 31 December. For more information on visiting York Art Gallery please click here.

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Previous Exhibitions


Take home a memento of your visit to York Art Gallery with a creative range of gifts, books, art materials, prints and ceramic artworks. Gallery Shop – Opposite our front entrance you’ll find our spacious shop stocking a wide variety of art-related items to take home. Our books range from exhibition catalogues and academic texts …

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Admission YMT Card Holder                                         FREE Adult (with 10% Gift Aid Donation)  £7.50 Adult (without donation)                       £6.81 Child (16 and under*)                                FREE with a paying adult Access Day Ticket**                                    £4.00 With a YorkCard                                          20% off day tickets   YMT Card 12 months unlimited access to York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery and the Yorkshire Museum. Click here for details. YMT Card                                                         £22 / £20 with Direct …

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Strata – Rock – Dust – Stars 28 September 2018 – 25 November 2018 This exhibition, inspired by William Smith’s famous geological map, will be the most ambitious and large scale media art exhibition York has ever hosted. Find out more. The BFG in Pictures 12 October 2018 – 24 February 2019 The BFG in Pictures is an exhibition of original Quentin Blake illustrations, prepared for Roald …

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