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September 19, 2014

A Taste of History: JORVIK Roaming Supper

York Food and Drink Festival

Enjoy a very special evening of sumptuous & hearty locally-sourced food along with exclusive after-hours access to 3 of our fantastic attractions! Part of York Food and Drink Festival 2013.

Start: September 19, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: JORVIK Viking Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: £45 per person

September 21, 2014

The Battle of Gate Fulford Walk

Viking battle march

Follow the footsteps that Viking warriors took 948 years ago at the Battle of Fulford. Join us for a walk around the alleged site where Hardraada’s Vikings clashed with the men of York in a pre-cursor to the Battle of Stamford Bridge. The outcome of this skirmish heralded the beginning of the end of the ...

Start: September 21, 2014 10:30 am
End: September 21, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: The Bay Horse Inn
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Fulford, YO10 4PN, United Kingdom
Cost: £4 Adults, £3 Conc

September 26, 2014

European Researchers’ Night: Ancient Diets at DIG

DIG diets

An after-hours chance for grown-ups to get hands-on at DIG, and to hear from York-based researchers on the history of the city’s foodstuffs over the centuries. Explore the archaeology of animal remains with help from DIG staff, and find out how the latest techniques employed by experts in bio-archaeology and related disciplines are helping to ...

Start: September 26, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

September 28, 2014

Stamford Bridge Battlefield Walk

March to Battle

1066 was a year of great battles, not just between the Anglo-Saxons and the Normans! Join this visit to the site of the last great Viking battle fought on English soil, where a king was slain and an extraordinary act of courage saw a lone warrior hold an entire army at bay! Meet at Shallows ...

Start: September 28, 2014 10:30 am
End: September 28, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Shallows
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Viking Road, YO41 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £4 adult, £3 conc

October 11, 2014

Archaeology & History Fair

YAT logo

Enjoy a day of history and exploration in one of York’s historic locations. Join York Archaeological Trust for a fantastic day of displays, talks, stalls, refreshments and fun family activities exploring archaeology and history.

Start: October 11, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Guildhall
Address:
St. Helen's Square, York, YO1 9QN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

October 29, 2014

Viking-Age Inventions at JORVIK

Viking Blacksmith

Join the Vikings of JORVIK Viking Centre as they share stories and sagas of Viking invention and exploration that helped shape many of today’s everyday household items.

Start: October 29, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 29, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: JORVIK Viking Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal admission prices apply but visitors with Illuminating York tickets will receive a 25% discount.

October 30, 2014

Viking-Age Inventions at JORVIK

Viking Blacksmith

Join the Vikings of JORVIK Viking Centre as they share stories and sagas of Viking invention and exploration that helped shape many of today’s everyday household items.

Start: October 30, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 30, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: JORVIK Viking Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal admission prices apply but visitors with Illuminating York tickets will receive a 25% discount.

October 31, 2014

Viking-Age Inventions at JORVIK

Viking Blacksmith

Join the Vikings of JORVIK Viking Centre as they share stories and sagas of Viking invention and exploration that helped shape many of today’s everyday household items.

Start: October 31, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: JORVIK Viking Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal admission prices apply but visitors with Illuminating York tickets will receive a 25% discount.

November 1, 2014

Viking-Age Inventions at JORVIK

Viking Blacksmith

Join the Vikings of JORVIK Viking Centre as they share stories and sagas of Viking invention and exploration that helped shape many of today’s everyday household items.

Start: November 1, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: JORVIK Viking Centre
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal admission prices apply but visitors with Illuminating York tickets will receive a 25% discount.
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