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We would like to thank all our visitors over who have supported us through what has been a very challenging time. Murton Park is now closed for the Winter season and will reopen fully in Spring.

We will be however be open in December for the Santa’s Staycation event, tickets can be booked at

A very merry Christmas to all.

Murton Park is home to the Yorkshire Museum of Farming, Danelaw Centre for Living History and the Derwent Valley Light Railway and is located to the East of York in the Village of Murton. The postcode is YO19 5UF.

Conveniently this is near the A64, making it incredibly easy by car. You can follow brown signs for ‘Yorkshire Museum of Farming’. If you are feeling  energetic we are also on Sustrans cycle route 66.

If you have any questions related to our location, please contact us on or call us on 01904 489966 . If you are already en-route to us and are having trouble then calling would be the best option so we can assist you more quickly.

The map below can be opened with Google to give you directions.

Public transport

The 747 (Pocklington) East Yorkshire bus service runs from York railway station to Murton village. Leave the village via Murton Lane and the museum is a couple of minutes walk on your right. Please note this includes walking on a road with no pavement. For timetables click here.

The No. 10 First York bus service runs from York railway station to Grimston Court. The museum is a 5/10 minute walk away. From the bus, follow Bore Tree Baulk. At the end cross the A166 and turn right, Murton Lane is on the left. The museum is at the far end of the lane on the left. Please note this also includes walking on roads with no pavement. For timetables click here.