Upcoming Events

Event List Calendar

March 28, 2015

NEW: Warrior Grave at Southburn Archaeological Museum

Discover his secrets at Southburn Archaeological Museum

Come to Southburn Archaeological Museum (SAM) and see the new reconstruction of the grave and the display about how the local Parisi tribe lived and died over 2,000 years ago in what is now East Yorkshire. You can become a history detective and work out what you think happened to the warrior.

Start: March 28, 2015
End: October 31, 2015
Venue: Southburn Archaeological Museum
Phone: 01377 271180
Address:
Southburn, Nr. Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 9ED, United Kingdom

May 29, 2015

Community Dig – Discovering Archaeology: Reconnaissance and Landscapes

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Exploring the Prehistoric and Roman archaeology of Monk’s Cross

Start: May 29, 2015 1:30 pm
End: May 29, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Dig Community Stadium
Address:
Jockey Lane, York, YO32 9JS, United Kingdom

June 5, 2015

Community Dig – Finding Things: Identifying Artefacts in Archaeology

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Exploring pottery and small finds identification and analysis.

Start: June 5, 2015 1:30 pm
End: June 5, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Dig Community Stadium
Address:
Jockey Lane, York, YO32 9JS, United Kingdom

June 11, 2015

Plants: The Real Silent Witnesses

York Festival of ideas

This presentation by Jennifer Miller of YAT’s Dickson Laboratory for Bioarchaeology will outline the various ways in which plants contribute to the investigation of serious crime, giving case examples to help illustrate salient points.

Start: June 11, 2015 7:00 pm
End: June 11, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £4 Adult, £3 Conc

June 12, 2015

Community Dig – Putting Together the Story: Archaeological Analysis

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Looking into analysing archaeological information spatially and in sequence.

Start: June 12, 2015 1:30 pm
End: June 12, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Dig Community Stadium
Address:
Jockey Lane, York, YO32 9JS, United Kingdom

June 15, 2015

Eoforwic Coach Tour: Visit to Scrayingham and Stamford Bridge

York Festival of ideas

Join your guide from York Archaeological Trust for this visit to the church of Saints Peter and Paul, Scrayingham, identified as recently as 2009 as incorporating fabric built before the end of the 8th century. Your visit to this picturesque location on the banks of the Derwent will be followed by a brief stop in […]

Start: June 15, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 15, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Meet at Memorial Gardens coach stop on Leeman Road
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
York, North Yorkshire, YO26 4ZF, United Kingdom
Cost: £12

June 16, 2015

Behind the Scenes at York Archaeological Trust

York Festival of ideas

A chance to visit the new YAT store for an insight into the work of the curatorial department.

Start: June 16, 2015 10:30 am
End: June 16, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Archaeological Resource Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
421 Huntington Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO31 9HT, United Kingdom
Cost: £4

June 19, 2015

Community Dig – Telling the Story: Public Interpretation of Archaeology

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Reviewing what we have discovered and exploring how to present it.

Start: June 19, 2015 1:30 pm
End: June 19, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Dig Community Stadium
Address:
Jockey Lane, York, YO32 9JS, United Kingdom

June 20, 2015

Researching and Representing the Early Medieval: the 2015 Richard Hall Symposium

Kings Manor

This one-day, interdisciplinary conference will bring together heritage professionals and researchers in such related fields as archaeology, history and public history to explore a range of current themes in early medieval research covering the period up to and including the early twelfth century, as well as the real or potential impacts of this research in the public sphere.

Start: June 20, 2015 9:00 am
End: June 20, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Kings Manor
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Exhibition Square, York, YO1 7EP, United Kingdom
Cost: £25 adult, £20 conc, student & Friends of YAT

July 14, 2015

Behind the Scenes at York Archaeological Trust

York archaeological trust

A chance to visit the new YAT store for an insight into the work of the curatorial department. This one-hour tour of the premises will highlight some of the processes that go on behind the scenes, and will give visitors the chance to see and handle some archaeological treasures not currently on public display. Tours […]

Start: July 14, 2015 10:30 am
End: July 14, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Archaeological Resource Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
421 Huntington Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO31 9HT, United Kingdom
Cost: £4
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