Our purpose is simple: to tell the story of the Rowntree family:
their business, their passion for reform, and their legacy.




RT @reyahn2: Could you write a play about the Debtors' Prison cells at York - https://t.co/OWtnip8p2B #GoogleAlerts
RT @jrfbrian: *Fantastic* 1979 Colin Ward documentary on new towns available via I-player. Harlow, Peterlee, Runcorn, MK: https://t.co/AtmF…
RT @QuakerTapestry: Just one more day Friday 18th to explore the stories found in the QuakerTapestry https://t.co/zLRJC55Mcy
RT @ArchivesAlex: In case you missed it, the news that the walnut has been axed from the Walnut Whip is still nonsense. Accuracy and reassu…
RT @NestleUKI: Lot of talk about Walnut Whip this morning. It remains on sale, complete with Walnut (alongside our new flavours) as it has…
RT @yorkcivictrust: On Thursday afternoon, we will unveil a blue plaque in the centre of #York to Joseph Terry, #confectioner, founder of #…
RT @York1914: Visit a display created by @rowntreesoc on the life of #WW1 soldier Lawrence Rowntree @YorkCastle this summer. https://t.co/z…
RT @yorkcivictrust: Later in August we will unveil a #blueplaque in #York to Samuel Tuke. Pioneer in mental health treatment, founder of @T
RT @YorkCastle: The world famous #KitKat was once spelled 'Kit-Cat' and often featured felines on boxes like this one from our display. #In
RT @StephenLewisYrk: A roof with a view: 6 old photos of York https://t.co/qpq9SK3BeP