National Centre for Early Music, St Margaret's Church

National Centre for Early Music, St Margaret's Church, Walmgate, York, North Yorkshire YO1 9TL View on map

14th century church with highly decorated 12th century Romanesque doorway (removed from chapel of the ruined hospital of St Nicholas, probably during 1684-5 rebuilding of church). Now houses the National Centre for Early Music and used for concerts, music educational activities, conferences, recordings and events.


Opening Arrangements

Office: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm except bank holidays. Often closed for private events.


Inside Walmgate Bar and city walls, on the east side of the city. Rail: York. Bus: First Bus No 10.

Parking Spaces


The 9 spaces include 2 disabled parking spaces.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes