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  • Mansion House Newsletter, March 2017

    Issue 7 of our Opening Doors newsletter is out now.  Go to the 'Opening Doors Restoration Project' section and click on 'newsletters' to find out the latest information on restoration work at the Mansion House, finds, education work - and more.

    Tuesday, March 14, 2017

  • New contractor starts work

    We are delighted that local York company have re-started work on the Mansion house restoration project.

    The team started work at the beginning of January, and we will look forward to sharing progress and updates in the future as the project moves forward.

    Monday, January 16, 2017

  • August Newsletter - with results of our Colour Consultation

    The August newsletter is out now - find it under 'newsletters' in the Opening Doors Restoration Project section and read all about the results of our consultation on the colour of the Mansion House facade, along with lots of other news and updates on the project.

    Friday, August 12, 2016

  • Mansion House Colour Consultation

    We're carrying out a consultation to help us decide what colour to paint the front of the Mansion House! Go to the 'Opening Doors' Restoration Project section to find out more and take part.

    Wednesday, July 20, 2016

  • 29 July - Tours cancelled

    Due to circumstances beyond our control, the hard hat tours that were to be held on Friday, 29 July have been cancelled. Apologies to those who have booked places on these tours. 

    Further tours are scheduled for 12 August, 27 August, 23 September and 28 September at 11:00, 12:30 and 14:00.  To book a place, please call Visit York on 01904 550099 or drop into their office at 1 Museum Street, Yor…

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

  • Read all about it! June newsletter

    Issue 5 of our Opening Doors newsletter is out now.  Go to the 'Opening Doors Restoration Project' section and click on 'newsletters' to find out the latest on restoration work at the Mansion House - and more.

    Thursday, June 30, 2016

  • Object Stories - Historypin

    Students from York St John University have been researching the stories behind objects in the Mansion House collection and their links to the Lord Mayors of York.  To see the results, have a look at the 'tours' section of our Historypin site (click on the heading above)



    Friday, June 17, 2016

  • Video Diary - Edition 2 now available

    The second edition of our video diary is now available to view.  Click on 'Opening Doors Restoration Project' to see our Architect and Exhibition Designer talking about the project.

    Tuesday, May 17, 2016

  • May Newsletter

    Issue 4 of our newsletter is out now.  Click on 'Opening Doors Restoration Project' and 'Newsletters' to read about the latest developments in the Mansion House.

    Tuesday, May 10, 2016

  • Restoration update

    Watch out for the new podcast that will soon be appearing on this site.  Architects De Matos Ryan and designers Redmans will be explaining what has happened so far and how this fits in with future plans.

    In the meantime, we've published the 3rd edition of our newsletter and created a new collection on our History Pin site, called 'Restoration in Progress', so that you can see how work is progre…

    Thursday, April 14, 2016