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April 19, 2014

The Lord Mayor’s Easter Egg Hunt

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Collect your treasure sheet from JORVIK and set out on a on a city-wide quest for chocolate – solve the puzzles to visit six locations around York, with a treat at each stop! Participants to start no later than 12 noon.

Start: April 19, 2014 10:00 am
End: April 19, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Mansion House
Address:
St. Helen's Square, York , North Yorkshire, YO1 9QL, United Kingdom
Cost: £2.00

May 16, 2014

DIG After Dark

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Come see the wild side of archaeology at DIG After Dark! Grab a trowel (and your bullwhip) and join in with the fun! Explore the dig pits finding clues and secrets that will lead you on an adventure through the centre. With games and crafts that will lead you into our secret DIG garden for ...

Start: May 16, 2014 6:00 pm
End: May 16, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Adult £6.00, Child (5-16) £5.50, Senior/Student £5.50, Family 4 (2 adults + 2 children) £19.50, Family 5 (2 adults + 3 children) £20.50, Children under 5 FREE.

June 18, 2014

Eoforwic to Jorvik: Understanding Anglian and Viking Age Urban Development

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This talk considers what the evident differences in the location, layout and form of Anglian and Viking Age settlement at York from the 8th – 10th centuries AD. Part of York’s Festival of Ideas.

Start: June 18, 2014 7:00 pm
End: June 18, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £4 adult, £3 child

June 23, 2014

York In the Reign of Richard

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Join Dr Chris Tuckley for a guided tour of the Micklegate Quarter and part of the city walls, highlighting the sights of the York landscape in the reign of Richard III. Includes admission to the Richard III and Henry VII experiences on York’s city walls.

Start: June 23, 2014 2:30 pm
End: June 23, 2014 2:30 pm
Venue: JORVIK Viking Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: £6 Adult, £5 Conc.

July 2, 2014

From Northmen to Normans

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The Vikings did not just raid the coasts of Britain and Ireland. They also came to France, first as raiders and then as settlers. Focussing on Normandy and Brittany, this talk will explore the impact of the Vikings and consider their impact on the landscape and culture of France. A lecture by Dr David Petts ...

Start: July 2, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 2, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom

July 13, 2014

Medieval Fayre at Octon

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Join us for medieval fun, games and activities, plus talks, tours and a chance to get hands-on with archaeological finds from the medieval period. As part of the 2014 Festival of British Archaeology, York Archaeological Trust welcomes you to a fun-filled community event to celebrate the recent restoration of a cruck barn at Octon in ...

Start: July 13, 2014 11:00 am
End: July 13, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Old Octon Farm
Address:
YO25 3EB, Select a Country:
Cost: Free
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