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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is however where you can find the York art gallery. Also one of the entrances through the town walls into 'ancient'. York. A handy place to meet friends as seats to sit on while waiting, and on lots of bus routes.

Thank poggy11
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The water feature is really the only point of interest in this square but it was incredible how much difference a bit of sunshine made to the feel of the place when we visited in August

Thank janwT2714TR
Reviewed 4 September 2018

There's a modest water feature and a busy road for company in this square. Nothing wrong with it but there's nicer areas of York to head for.

Thank Waddler
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We didn't linger to be fair, it was a bitterly cold wind blowing on Christmas Eve and we were heading to the minster for a service but i did note the fountains were rather attractive, the photo opportunity was lost by the (closed( queueing baracades...More

Thank janwT2714TR
Reviewed 11 August 2017

OK, but not one of my favourite spots in York. I don't tend to linger around here but pass through it quite often.

Thank KevinRayment
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Spoiled totally this week by the amount of loutish behaviour from either alcohol induced or drugged up citizens in the area causing mischief amongst themselves. This really could put people off visiting the area - I would hope something is done about this as it...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Exhibition Square is just opposite Bootham Bar and is the start point for Hop on Hop off bus tours, operated by City Sightseeing. The square is bounded by King's Manor to the south, now home to York University's archaeological unit. York Art Gallery occupies the...More

1  Thank Jolyon67
Reviewed 26 August 2012

If you want a spot to watch the tourists, locals, buses etc this busy small square just outside the walls is for you. Otherwise it is probably just the way to the art gallery, gardens or toilets. Handy spot to agree to meet. Perhaps not...More

1  Thank Davefromdumfries
Reviewed 10 September 2011

could of got its name because the city art gallery is in the square points of interest art gallery,kings manor,fountains,entrance to city wall bootham bar,tourist information centre,theatre royal.great views of minster.places to sit and got toilets down side of kings manor an entrance to museum...More

3  Thank anistazia
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