Want to feel inspired?

Workshops and lectures in York to inspire you

Inspire is a unique programme of workshops, lectures and events in York, offering exclusive access to some of the city's most famous spaces with tuition provided by experts in their fields, from artists to photographers, bakers and historians.
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Inspire Living

A unique opportunity to gain access to the rooftops and architecture of York.
All living workshops & lectures

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Photography Masterclass

Inspire Events

The story of Edward Johnston's Underground Typeface
All events

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London's Handwriting

Inspire Discovery

Join us on this guided trail as we set forth to uncover the lost stories behind the carvings, figures and symbols on the streets of our ancient city.
All discovery workshops & lectures

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Symbols, Myths and Legends

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MIdsummer Flowers
Spend a day in the beautiful  and exclusive surroundings of Bishopthorpe Palace creating stunning floral displays.
London's Handwriting - The Story of Edward Johnston's Underground Typeface
Come and hear former City Archivist Richard Taylor, now Project Curator at the London Transport Museum, tell the story behind the London Underground’s iconic examples of industrial design – and how it’s thanks to York that they exist in the first place! 
Mixed Media Portraits
If producing works in pencil, pastel, collage, paint or print is your thing, come and produce one or more works, using media of your choice.

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