York Civic Trust

York Civic Trust is a registered charity that is interested in promoting the York's heritage and history to shape the city's future development. 

York Civic Trust is responsible for the Blue Plaques that celebrate significant people in the city and operates a townhouse museum - Fairfax House - in the centre of York. 

York Civic Trust actively involves its members and itself as an organisation in the development of the city through the planning process, independently advising key stakeholders and communities and in acting the custodian of the city's Local Heritage List.