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February 15, 2016

Little Diggers: Visiting Vikings

Little Diggers

Canute and his Viking army are invading DIG for the whole week!

Start: February 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 15, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £3.50 per child (includes one accompanying adult)

February 15, 2016

Viking Warrior Challenge for Children

viking warrior children challenge at JORVIK Viking Festival

Test your strength and dexterity with a series of Viking themed games and challenges!

Start: February 15, 2016 12:00 pm
End: February 15, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 16, 2016

Little Diggers: Norse Songs & Games

Little Diggers

See what Viking parties would have been like, and join in with the songs and games of old. Come along to sing, bash an instrument or try your hand with Viking games and toys!

Start: February 16, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 16, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £3.50 per child (includes one accompanying adult)

February 16, 2016

Viking Warrior Challenge for Children

viking warrior children challenge at JORVIK Viking Festival

Test your strength and dexterity with a series of Viking themed games and challenges!

Start: February 16, 2016 12:00 pm
End: February 16, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 16, 2016

In Praise of King Canute: Norse poetry from England – The Helen Thirza Addyman Lecture with Matthew Townend

King Canute comes to JORVIK Viking Festival 2016

Canute’s conquest of England in 1016 brought major literary changes as well as the more obvious political ones.

Start: February 16, 2016 7:00 pm
End: February 16, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £6.50 (Friends of YAT £5.50)

February 17, 2016

Little Diggers: Dress Like A Viking

Little Diggers

Step back in time over 1000 years ago and try out dressing like a Viking!

Start: February 17, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 17, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £3.50 per child (includes one accompanying adult)

February 17, 2016

Norse Nålebinding Workshop (Beginners Class)

Learn the ancient craft of nalbinding at JORVIK Viking FestivaL

An exclusive opportunity to learn the ancient art of Norse nålebinding (knitting with one needle) with expert Mari Wickerts, of Gothenburg Museum.

Start: February 17, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 17, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: York Archaeological Trust
Address:
47 Aldwark , York, YO1 7BX, United Kingdom
Cost: £10.50 per person.

February 17, 2016

Viking Warrior Challenge for Children

viking warrior children challenge at JORVIK Viking Festival

Test your strength and dexterity with a series of Viking themed games and challenges!

Start: February 17, 2016 12:00 pm
End: February 17, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 17, 2016

Poo Day!

Learn how human waste can inform us of how people lived thousands of years ago

Visit DIG to learn about the muckier side of archaeology!

Start: February 17, 2016 12:00 pm
End: February 17, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply

February 17, 2016

Norse Tablet Weaving Workshop (Beginners Class)

Table weaving beginner class at jorvik viking festival

A rare opportunity to discover the decorative textile craft of the Vikings, Tablet Weave.

Start: February 17, 2016 2:00 pm
End: February 17, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: York Archaeological Trust
Address:
47 Aldwark , York, YO1 7BX, United Kingdom
Cost: £10.50 per person
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