Walk York’s City Walls – the 21st c. way !

Monk Bar A6 QR card

If you have a SmartPhone or a Tablet then look out for the small A6 size QR cards which can be found at strategic Wall-Walk access places around the York’s City Walls Trail.   These QR cards are located on the existing large A1 Information Panels at :-

Bootham Bar                              (bottom of the steps)
Monk Bar                                      (under the bar’s arch)
Layerthorpe Bridge                (bottom of the steps)
Red Tower                                   (on the tower wall)
Walmgate Bar                            (bottom of the steps)
Fishergate Bar                           (bottom of the steps)
Fishergate Postern Tower (on the tower wall)
Tower Gardens                         (opposite Clifford’s Tower)
Baile Hill                                        (part way up the steps)
Victoria Bar                                 (road outside the bar)
Micklegate Bar (2)                  (outer wall at side of bar + bar’s inner wall)
Barker Tower                             (wall at start of elevated wall-walk)
Multangular Tower               (inside Multangular Tower area)

Scan the QR codes to get links to the Friends of York Walls “Wall-Trail” web pages which are relevant to the location you are at.  … Click here to read more

Fishergate Postern Tower – Summer/Autumn 2015 Opening

Fishergate Postern Tower will be open by Friends of York Walls Volunteers on the following remaining 2015 dates, 10am to 4pm.
Sat 18th & Sun 19th July                                 Start School Summer Hols
Sat 29th Sun 30th & Mon 31st August   Late Summer BH
Sat 12th & Sun 13th September                  Heritage Open Weekend
Sat 1st & Sun 2nd November                        Autumn School Hols

NOTE – opening on all three days of the bank holiday weekend is to be confirmed, subject to volunteer numbers.

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FoYW AGM will be held on 28th March 2015

The Friends of York Walls will be holding their Annual General Meeting on Saturday 28th March 2015, starting at 14:00, at St Clements Hall, Nunthorpe Road, York YO23 1BW Tel: 01904 466086. All members are invited to attend.

Notice of any motions for the inclusion in the Agenda of the 2015 Annual General Meeting must be submitted in writing to the The Secretary ( friendsofyorkwalls@gmail.com ) to arrive by 14th March 2015 i.e.… Click here to read more

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