Join the Vikings of JORVIK Viking Centre as they share stories and sagas of Viking invention and exploration that helped shape many of today’s everyday household items.
Join us at JORVIK this Autumn and Winter for a range of special seasonal events, including The Big City Read and Illuminating York.
At the end of every year, we decorate our medieval townhouse, Barley Hall, to bring in the festive season and recreate a traditional Christmas in York. Step inside and discover a range of seasonal events within a stunning medieval setting.
Following this cataclysmic clash of titans at Ragnarok, we have all woken up in a brave new Viking world – and the Vikings of JORVIK are looking forward to welcoming you back to their city in 2015!
Join us as we celebrate 30 years of JORVIK Viking Centre. With a programme of exciting events focusing on JORVIK’s development as one the cutting edge visitor attractions to the future of the Vikings in York, this is something you won’t want to miss out on!
Discover the story of medieval York during the reign of Richard III through to King Henry VII. Explore Monk Bar and Micklegate Bar within the historic city walls and find out the role they played in the strife and ceremony that was shaped by the Wars of the Roses.