Fishergate Postern Tower open for 2023 Heritage Weekends

Fishergate Postern Tower be open for the “2023 Heritage Weekends”
On  Saturday 9th September from 10:00 to 16:00
and  Saturday 16th September from 10:00 to 16:00

See inside this watch-tower on York’s City Walls. Infrequently open to the public, our volunteers are on hand to show off the spiral staircase, Tudor toilet and timber roof. Find out about the history of the Walls and look out for any approaching invaders!    The Tower was built around 1504 where the City Walls ended on the banks of a swollen river Foss, with York Castle on the opposite bank.

This opening is part of the national 2023 Heritage Open Days events – details HERE  and  HERE

The Fishergate Postern Tower listing is HERE

No need to book but Max 24 people per tour/session.  Fishergate Postern Tower (FPT) is opened on other occasions by the Friends of York Walls. Visit the Friends website for more information about FPT and the Walls. Join Friends of York Walls, via the website (or just get our e-newsletter for free!), and find out about the Sponsor a Stone project, which allows members of the public to contribute towards the refurbishment and maintenance of FPT.



Published 1st Sept 2023  AF


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