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March 12, 2016

Events at DIG: March – June 2016

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Celebrate DIG’s 10th birthday, take part in Little Diggers sessions for 2 to 5 year olds and discover some unique archaeology events on offer for York’s Festival of Ideas.

Start: March 12, 2016
End: June 15, 2016
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom

March 12, 2016

Events at Richard III and Henry VII: March – June 2016

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Join us on York’s city walls this spring and summer for a series of special events

Start: March 12, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 15, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Monk Bar
Address:
Monk Bar, Goodramgate, York, YO1 7LQ ‎, United Kingdom

March 12, 2016

Events at Barley Hall: March – June 2016

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Explore the lives of the servants who lived and worked in medieval Barley Hall, enjoy a good belly laugh with the fictional King of the Britons, his Knights of the Round Table & a giant killer bunny* and join a team for a historical quiz with a difference.

Start: March 12, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 15, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8AR, United Kingdom

May 21, 2016

Jorvik: Life and Death

Jorvik: Life and Death exhibition at York Theatre Royal

Located on the site of the medieval St Leonard’s Hospital, now home to the newly-refurbished York Theatre Royal, this intriguing exhibition explores the practices of those involved in providing care and remedies in the Viking period and the years that followed.

Start: May 21, 2016 10:00 am
End: December 31, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: York Theatre Royal
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Leonard's Place, York, YO1 7HD, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

May 28, 2016

Swords, Spears and Skeletons at Southburn Archaeological Museum

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Featuring a display based around a reconstruction of the nationally important Kirkburn ‘warrior’ burial.

Start: May 28, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 28, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Southburn Archaeological Museum
Phone: 01377 271180
Address:
Southburn, Nr. Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 9ED, United Kingdom
Cost: Donations Welcome

June 25, 2016

Jorvik: Home and Abroad

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Working in partnership with York Museums Trust, The JORVIK Group invites you to discover the hustle and bustle of Viking York in this special exhibition devoted to the lifeblood of the city of Jorvik; international trade.

Start: June 25, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 28, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: York St. Mary's
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Coppergate, York, YO1 9RN, United Kingdom
Cost: Adults £5, Conc. £3, Children (0-15) Free

August 1, 2016

Jorvik: Treasures and Belief

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Discover the impact the foundation of the early Christian church had on Viking society and the beautiful objects inspired by the old and new religion at this special exhibition.

Start: August 1, 2016 10:00 am
End: December 31, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: The Undercroft, York Minster
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Deangate, York, YO1 7HH, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply

August 26, 2016

Medieval Fight Club: Hollywood and Historical Combat

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Discover the best and the worst that Hollywood has to offer when dramatising medieval combat.

Start: August 26, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 26, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Adult £4.50 Conc. £3.50

August 29, 2016

Western Martial Arts with the York School of Defence: Medieval Combat Class

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A Unique opportunity to learn the skills of a medieval warrior. Expect sword fighting, demonstrations and authentic combat techniques!

Start: August 29, 2016 11:30 am
End: August 29, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Guildhall
Address:
St. Helen's Square, York, YO1 9QN, United Kingdom
Cost: Adult £7.50 Conc. £5.50 Family of 4* £20.50 Family of 5* £25.50 per combat session

August 29, 2016

Medieval Combat: The Anatomy of the Kill

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Explore the reality of medieval warfare and the terrible wounds it inflicted on combatants at this insightful talk.

Start: August 29, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 29, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Guildhall
Address:
St. Helen's Square, York, YO1 9QN, United Kingdom
Cost: Adult £4.50 Conc. £3.50
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