The venue The Guildhall The Guildhall (York, UK) is an historical building located in the city centre of York. It provides conference spaces as well as a café. It is located alongside the River Ouse, and is within walking distance of the York train station. The Guildhall, York. Top three images (outside views) by Cheti Nicoletti. Bottom three images (inside views) by Burrell Foley Fischer LLP, courtesy of The Guildhall and York Conferences.