Group Visits

If you are looking for a special experience for a group, large or small, historic ‘hidden gem’ Fairfax House in the heart of York offers something of interest for all your party.

With a stunning collection furnishing its period rooms, beautiful and complex stuccowork ceilings concealing hidden messages, rich history spanning 250 years and city-centre townhouse setting, Fairfax House offers a revealing and unique insight into life in Georgian York.

Our range of group tours bring this superb townhouse to life, exploring its fascinating history and eighteenth-century collections which include some of the best examples English cabinet-making and Chippendale furniture.

Whether you want a daytime guided tour or private evening visit, our team of experienced guides will help you savour what makes Fairfax House the finest Georgian townhouse in England.

With an programme of special exhibitions and events, there is always a reason to visit Fairfax House. In partnership with the Hilton York, we are also offer the option of a morning or afternoon tea packages.

If your group is looking for something extra special and a little different, you might like to consider an exclusive evening tour,  wine reception, or even Private Dining in the magnificent setting of our grand Saloon.

Whether you are a Group Organiser or a member of the Travel Trade, we aim to help you put together a tour that is memorable for all the right reasons. To ensure maximum enjoyment and accessibility, we ensure that however large your group you will be in a smaller party of no more than 15-20 people.

Let us help you plan your perfect visit and tailor-make a visit to your group’s particular interest and needs. Please contact us to discuss your requirements or to make a booking on 01904 655543 or email