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Event List Calendar

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 11:00 am
End: December 31, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: York Theatre Royal
Phone: 01904 615505
St Leonard's Place, York, YO1 7HD, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

June 25, 2016

Jorvik: Home and Abroad

H&A Sq

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.

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

July 30, 2016

2,000 Years of Fun – JORVIK’s Summer Fundraising Fayre

Discover living history in Yorkshire at this free event for all the family

Join the JORVIK Group and partners from across the city as they bring 2,000 years of fun to Yorkshire Museum of Farming this Summer.

Start: July 30, 2016 6:00 pm
End: July 30, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Murton Park
Murton, York, North Yorkshire, YO19 5UF, United Kingdom
Cost: FREE admission (with small charges for some activities)

August 1, 2016

Jorvik: Treasures and Belief

T&B Sq

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
Deangate, York, YO1 7HH, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply

August 6, 2016

Revolting Vikings of JORVIK with Horrible Histories’ Terry Deary

Terry Deary comes to York for an evening of clues and mystery at Jorvik: Home and Abroad

Meet Terry Deary and help the Vikings of JORVIK solve a 10th century crime mystery – can you track down Floki’s stolen silver?

Start: August 6, 2016 4:30 pm
End: August 6, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: York St. Mary's
Phone: 01904 615505
Coppergate Centre, York, YO1 9RN, United Kingdom
Cost: £10 per child* (includes Horrible Histories book, three take home activities and 1 accompanying adult)

August 20, 2016

Campaign Canute Fun Day at Morrisons

Morrisons fun day

To help re-imagine JORVIK Viking Centre following the 2015 Christmas floods, Morrisons and JORVIK Viking Centre bring a fundraising day of combat, crafting and collection handling from 2,000 years of history to the store.

Start: August 20, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 20, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Morrisons
Foss Islands Rd, York, YO31 7UL, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

September 25, 2016

950th Anniversary Stamford Bridge Battlefield Walk

March to Battle

Discover the impact the last great Viking battle had on the course of English history for centuries to come on this fascinating battlefield walk.

Start: September 25, 2016 10:30 am
End: September 25, 2016 11:30 am
Venue: Shallows Car Park
VIking Road, YO41 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: Adult £4.50, Conc. £3.50

February 20, 2017

33rd JORVIK Viking Festival

The vikings return to york from 20th to 26th February 2017

The Vikings return in February Half Term 2017 to help bring back to life one of the most exciting periods of the city’s history!

Start: February 20, 2017 8:00 am
End: February 26, 2017 10:00 pm
Venue: JORVIK Viking Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
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