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




RT @York1914: Visit a display created by @rowntreesoc on the life of #WW1 soldier Lawrence Rowntree @YorkCastle this month. https://t.co/zg…
Like railway history? Read about a rescued Rowntree railway shunter https://t.co/UYAPJFOTqp
RT @YorkCastle: What's your favourite #chocolate? First made in 1935, the Chocolate Crisp was renamed #KitKat with a red wrapper. https://t…
RT @Letchworth_TIC: It's your last chance to catch the 'Shopping in Letchworth' exhibition in the Community Museum. Do go & see before end…
RT @DrLivGibbs: Scarborough from Seats near the Grand Hotel by John Atkinson Grimshaw 1878 (Private Collection). https://t.co/RHL7DUy2Oh
RT @tonyoconn1: 1915; publication portrait as Minister of Munitions... https://t.co/sJJHlfrM3B
RT @RPReadingCafe: Yorks big city read starts today! Collect yours at Rowntree Park Cafe today.. @YorkLibrariesUK https://t.co/7zaq08GqQd
RT @YorkMansionHse: On #InternationalChocolateDay we thought you'd like to see this chocolate box sent to soldiers in #WW1 by Lord Mayor &…