York Festival of Ideas

Featuring world-class speakers, exhibitions, theatre, music, films, guided walks, family-friendly activities and much more, York Festival of Ideas offers a huge range of stimulating and diverse events for all ages and interests – most of them free!

For tickets and more information, click here

Books by speakers at this year's festival

The majority of these books will come with a bookplate signed by the author. Details will be added once bookplates have arrived with us.

All book orders from this page will come with limited edition Festival of Ideas tote bags whilst stocks last.

Monday 7th June

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Tuesday 8th June