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




RT @stevenburkeman: Despite the sad circs, it's nice to see recognition of Seebohm & Arnold Rowntree; the writer evidently encountered them…
RT @LibHistoryToday: ON THIS DAY 16th March 1963: Death of William Beveridge, 1st Baron Beveridge, economist and social reformer,... https:…
1862: Henry Isaac Rowntree buys the Tuke's cocoa, chocolate and chicory workshop at the back of their premises in Castlegate. Cost £1,000.
RT @Yorkpastandpres: A Rare Image of Cliffords tower and the Prison Gate @bellevuestudio @yorkcivictrust @MansionHoYork @YorkArchivesUK @Uo
RT @YorkChocAroma: Cocoa in the air! Light breeze, 7 mph Southwest. Bit of a breeze; expect this to be an average aroma day. https://t.co/7…
RT @rowntreesoc: 1861: Fred Rowntree (Arts & Crafts architect) was born in Scarborough. https://t.co/ERZMmKfwrz
RT @yorkcivictrust: Excited about the unveiling to Dr John Snow tomorrow! https://t.co/Gx3hNtD7d0
RT @YorkFestofIdeas: York Festival of Ideas will be back from 6 - 18 June this year. Keep following us for some sneaky peeks of what's comi…
RT @YorkshireFilm: A tasty treat - some of our #Rowntree footage is on show at @yorkschocstory #York plus lots more on our website... https…
RT @KITKAT: Get a kick out of your break. #mybreak https://t.co/PW6DqDO6Dr