There are a few steps to get both up and down the York city walls. Opt for an umbrella stroller if you have young kids, as they are easy to fold up, plus a large stroller won't fit.
If you take a stroller, expect a bumpy ride on the cobblestone streets of the Shambles.
Looking for things to do in York with kids? Head to historic York. Take a leisurely stroll along the York city walls, the longest medieval town wall in England. The 2-mile-long wall offers scenic views of York, beautiful gardens, the Shambles and York Minster. Stop along the way and take the children for a detour of the idyllic cobblestone streets of the Shambles. Then grab a delicious pastry while you watch the street performers. Lastly, head to York’s beautiful cathedral, York Minster; time the trip well and the choir will be singing. The York city walls and historic streets buzz with people, great shopping and so much more adventure and fun in York for children.