JORVIK Viking Centre is Closed Following Christmas 2015 Flooding
We aim to re-open by Spring 2017 and you can help us to re-imagine JORVIK for 21st Century by donating to #CampaignCanute
Join us for this free event featuring live battle re-enactment, have-a-go archery, living history as well as all your favourite summer fayre games with a historical twist. This promises to be a lively and fun look at history, all set within the fantastic location of Yorkshire Museum of Farming.
Aptly located in the Undercroft of York Minster, this exhibition will uncover the cultural factors at play as the Viking citizens of York got to grips with a new religion whilst trying to keep hold of the beliefs from the old faith. Part of the JORVIK ON TOUR special exhibitions.
Working in partnership with York Museums Trust, The JORVIK Group invites you to discover the hustle and bustle of Viking-age York in this special exhibition exploring trade, industry and everyday life in the city over 1,000 years ago.
Join us to track down a devious thief by exploring interactive Viking streets and houses, picking up clues and solving puzzles along the way. Plus: Meet famous author, Terry Deary, receive a free Horrible Histories book and get it signed at our upcoming event in York.
Join #CampaignCanute today and help us re-imagine JORVIK Viking Centre for the 21st Century
Discover the gruesome practices of those involved in providing care and remedies in the Viking period and the years that followed. Part of the JORVIK ON TOUR special exhibitions.
Your JORVIK is a stream of the #Campaign Canute fundraising initiative to raise funds to help re-imagine JORVIK Viking Centre for the 21st Century. Think of it like crowdfunding but more Norse! This is your chance to own a piece of the new JORVIK!
The severe flooding in York has caused a major flood in JORVIK Viking Centre – as such The centre will remain closed until further notice. More information on the flood and what to do if you were planning a visit can be found here.
With JORVIK re-opening in Spring 2017 visit our JORVIK Shop page for information on where to get hold of your Viking goodies!