Friends of York Walls is a voluntary (not for profit) group set up to best represent the interests of York’s historical centrepiece. It includes all the defences of York, including St Marys Abbey, Cliffords Tower and The Castle as well as the Bar Walls.

We are now ready to accept memberships of Friends of York Walls. Membership is free however we encourage donations, however small. You can register as an Adult or Junior (under 18s) member, but only Adult members will have voting rights.

Please click here to become a member of Friends of York Walls free.


We are now accepting donations through HSBC bank. Should you wish to make a donation this can be done using the details below.

Bank Name: HSBC

Address: 13 Parliament St, York, YO1 8XS

Sort Code: 40-47-31

Account Number: 84372549

Account Name: Friends of York Walls

Any amounts, however small, will be gratefully received towards promoting the centrepiece of York’s heritage.