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Summer Staycation

Monks Cross has all you need to make some fantastic fun-filled memories with your friends and family this summer. With activities, entertainment and nearby places in York to stay with the kids over the summer holidays, we’ve got you covered! 

Ahead of your trip, please view our Centre Update.  

Plan your visit 

No matter what your age, Monks Cross has shopping and cuisine for everyone.  

For the fashionista there’s TK Maxx, Primark, New Look, River Island and for the shoe shopper we’ve Schuh and Clarks to treat your feet.  

For the sporty type why not pop into Sports Direct, JD Sports, American Golf or Evans Cycles. Or if you’re stuck for something to do with the kids pay a visit to Game, Hobbycraft or Poundland, there’s always something to pass on the time with games and crafts for everyone to do at home.  

And after all that shopping you’ll need well-deserved refreshments, from coffees at Costa and Starbucks to a slice of pizza from Pizza Hut.  

Finally, don’t forget to take a snap in front of our flower wall, it’s a must Insta moment for our visitors!  

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Photo Credit: @madzia2024.

Check out our stores.  

Summer events 

Monks Cross is set for a prehistoric invasion this August with free fun for all the family. 


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Getting here 

Monks Cross is conveniently located just outside of York City Centre. 

Monks Cross Shopping 
Monks Cross Drive 
York YO32 9GX 

For info on how to get here by car, bus, bike visit How to get here  

Other attractions – things to do 

If you’re looking for more to do in and around York, visit the Visit York website from accommodation, information on York attractions. 

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