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




RT @York1914: Visit our exhibition @YorkCastle to see a display from @rowntreesoc on the short life of 'Lawrence Rowntree: a Soldier of the…
RT @YorkMuseumTrust: Fun for all ages, the new interactive #chocolate experience @YorkCastle is a must-see to discover more about #York's c…
RT @York1914: Find out about #WW1 soldier Lawrence Rowntree of the famous #chocolate family in a new exhibition by #rowntreesoc now open @Y
RT @YorkCastle: The famous 'have a break, have a #KitKat' slogan was launched in 1957, but they were originally called 'Chocolate Crisp'. #…
Don't forget this this weekend. https://t.co/DRRZ9BL5Ma
RT @yorkcivictrust: Looking forward to unveiling our latest #History #plaque tomorrow to Edna Crichton. The first #Female Lord Mayor of #Yo
RT @UKParlArchives: An image of the continuing traditions of the #StateOpening of Parliament, taken from 1909 attended by #KingEdwardVII ht…
Why not go and see the exhibition on 24-25th we curated @YorkCastle "Lawrence Rowntree a Soldier of the great war"?https://t.co/vvxrekZLyN
It's been a busy Sunday for us at @YorkFestofIdeas - two Rowntree walks in one day! Thanks to all who came and joined us in the sunshine.
RT @RachaelMaskell: Please make time to come to The Great Get Together event in Homestead Park tomorrow afternoon. Everyone welcome. https:…