The Venue

Castle Howard, York

The venue for the 2015 Anniversary Ball is Castle Howard. Below you can find information about the venue and how to get there.


Castle Howard
North Yorkshire
YO60 7DA
United Kingdom

Directions By Road

The North
From the A1 take the A61 to Thirsk then the A170 to Helmsley.
Before Helmsley turn right onto the B1257 and follow the brown signs.

The South
Take the A1M to Junction 44 and follow the A64 east to York.
Continue past York and eventually you will pick up the brown signs for Castle Howard.

A64 Eastbound
Go past the brown Castle Howard sign and continue into Malton.
As you approach the town centre, just before the Talbot Hotel, take a sharp left into Castle Howard Road, signed Castle Howard and Coneysthorpe.

A64 Westbound
Exit the A64 at the Malton/Pickering roundabout.
Take the left turn into Malton/Old Malton (ignore the brown sign directing you back onto the A64), and continue into the town centre.
At the traffic lights go straight over, and after the Talbot Hotel turn right into Castle Howard Road, signed Castle Howard and Coneysthorpe.


5 miles from the A64
London - 4 hours
Leeds Bradford Airport - 1 hour 15 minutes
York Train Station - 35 minutes

Directions By Rail

Our intention would be to provide transport from a central place in York to Castle Howard and back at the end of the evening.


– King's Cross to York – ~2 hours (Direct)

– Southampton to York – ~5 hours (Direct)

South West
– Taunton to York – ~4 hours 40 minutes (Direct)
– Bristol to York – ~4 hours (Direct)

– Cardiff to York – ~4 ¾ hours (1 change Birmingham New Street or Manchester Piccadilly)

– Edinburgh to York – ~2 ½ hours (Direct)