York, North Yorkshire, UK
Micklegate Bar is one of the original gateways into York in North Yorkshire.
Standing guard to the southern entrance to the city for the last 800 years, this ancient gateway contains centuries of history within its walls. The Bar also served as a home to several families right up until 1918, as well as also being the place where the heads of traitors were displayed.
There is a museum contained within Micklegate Bar which is open to the public every day, see micklegatebar.com
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