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Poisonous Pasts

Fear is a funny thing. Scream with laughter at the York Dungeon.

  • 2,000 years of authentic York history
  • 8 live actors, 11 Shows
  • New sets, scripts and styling

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Death by Chocolate

Death by Chocolate

Will you fall victim to a sweet poison this Easter? A brand new interactive pop-up show that is guaranteed to trick those taste buds.

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What is The Dungeon?

12 shows, and 75 minutes of laughter, screaming, theatre, history and special effects. We are the black comedy of attractions; dark, ironic and very very funny.

NEW Tyrannical Tudors - Henry VIII is coming to Yorkshire with a score to settle! Run, hide or just fill your pants!

York Dungeon

School Visits this Autumn

Take your students on a 75 minute journey through 2000 years of York's murky history, as our full cast of entertaining theatrical actors bring to life gripping stories of the city's most infamous characters and events.

Spend all day with us and have a Tour, Deadly Drama Workshop and City Tour for just £12 - More Information



New Birthday Package for 2015

The York Dungeon have teamed up with Nando’s (York Centre)

  • Dungeon Tour with Priority Entrance
  • 10% off Children’s Meal at Nando’s *Exclusive
  • Free Dessert for the Birthday Child *Exclusive*

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