York Open Studios

Discover the work of artists, craftspeople and designers at this year’s York Open Studios. York Open Studios provides the perfect combination of discovering creative talent and enjoying the experience of wandering around the mediaeval streets of York in search of artists’ studios. Visitors can plan their route with the help of a free event guide and map available on the website

Venue Type:

Artist studio or collective

Opening hours

Studios Open: Fri 23, Sat 24, Sun 25 March & Sat 31 March & Sun 1 April
Times: Fri 6pm - 9pm, Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 5pm

Admission charges

Free entry

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Michelle Hughes Design Studio

York Open Studios 2018

  • 14 — 22 April 2018

Explore the creative spaces of furniture makers, painters, potters, sculptors, jewellers and lots more makers in and around York, North Yorkshire at this popular free event.

See art in the place where it’s made and discover spaces rarely open to the public, from town houses and cottage workshops to rustic garden sheds. In all of them you will find the makers themselves ready to show you their work in person.

This is a fantastic chance to see original artworks, perhaps commission a bespoke item for you and your home, trigger a new interest or simply enjoy a day out with a difference!

Discover hidden parts of York, from historic streets, to leafy suburbs and country cottages whilst tracking down studios of all shapes and sizes!

York Open Studios takes place on Sat 14, Sun 15 April and Sat 21, Sun 22 April 2018 with studios open Saturday 10am – 6pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm.

For full details and maps of all the studios visit www.yorkopenstudios.co.uk and for a free copy of the event programme please register online or email info@yorkopenstudios.co.uk

Suitable for

  • Any age



York Open Studios
Bootham School
North Yorkshire
YO30 7BU






01904 706123

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.