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Shambles (or The Shambles as it is often referred to) is a street in the city centre of York with a long and interesting past. Dating Back to Medieval times it was once the street of the Butcher Shops. Today the Shambles is Europe's most visited...more
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Love the tightly packed streets which are full of character. Most street names end in gate which denotes that it has Viking heritage. If you are a fan of Harry Potter, you will find a number of very good shops on a street similar to...More
I have been going to The Shambles for about 20 years and its has always been a place well worth visiting and to step back in time as the buildings are all medieval and full of character. I visited this amazing place yesterday and was...More
Get up early if you want to take pictures as the street gets very busy Harry Potter fans you will absolutely be in heaven also Viking fans it's so amazing and if you get there early you feel like you stepped back in time you....More
I would recommend a visit during the week as crowds are large at the weekend but the Shambles is well worth a visit if you love history and architecture. The shops here are expensive though but you can pick up a bargain if you shop...More
A must see place of York - the shambles are straight out of Harry Potter & fun.
Must try the bread shop there but be quick as they sell out fast & when they have sold out, that’s it, nothing more can be bought