York attractions

Viewpoint in York

Mt Brown Lookout

For a cracking view over York, the Avon River and the surrounding hills and wheatfields, find your way out past the town cemetery on the eastern side of the river, continuing to the end of Pioneer Dr and the summit …
Museum in York

York Motor Museum

A must for old-car enthusiasts (vintage, veteran and classic – do you know the difference?), York's main-street motor museum has everything from a basic billycart to a hippy-painted 1951 Ford Prefect and a 1966 Vali…
Museum in York

Residency Museum

Built in 1858, this museum houses some intriguing historical exhibits, paying respect to Ballardong culture, and has plenty of poignant old black-and-white photos of York (no, it's not inside the amazing two-storey …
Historic Building in York

York Courthouse Complex

York's imposing red-brick-and-stone courthouse has hosted plenty of nefarious characters since it started presiding over the town's moral standards in 1852. The cells here remained in use until 1981. These days you …
Church in York

Holy Trinity Church

Across the Avon River from the town centre, this castellated red-brick church was completed in 1854. Inside are stained-glass windows designed by WA artist Robert Juniper, as well as a rare pipe organ.