Plan Your Visit

Booking a visit could not be easier. Telephone 01904 615505 or e-mail to arrange your visit. Teachers booking a visit to JORVIK and DIG should remember to ask about DIG’s lunch space.

Please note: Due to an increase in demand we are recommending booking your visit at least six weeks in advance to guarantee the perfect experience for your school. For more information please visit the updated school visit booking process page.

Prices from September 2018

These prices take effect for all educational visits taking place from September 2018, regardless of when they are booked.

Prices DIG (entrance and tour) DIG with one extra JORVIK Group attraction DIG with two extra JORVIK Group attractions DIG with three extra JORVIK Group attractions DIG with four extra JORVIK Group attractions
School Child £4.00 £7.00 £9.00 £10.00 £11.00
Teacher* £4.30 £8.00 £9.50 £10.50 £11.50

*One teacher free with every 6 child places booked.

Schools do not have to visit all three, four or five attractions in the same day. Prices may be subject to change. Please call our Reservations department to confirm prices at time of booking.


Workshops £2.00 per child, or £1.50 if booked with two more attractions.

Prices may be subject to change. Please call our reservations line to confirm prices at time of booking.

One Teacher goes free with every six school children booked.

Payment Options

To allow for any changes in group size, payment for your booking should be made on the day of your visit. The following payment methods are accepted:

  • Cash
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Switch
  • Delta
  • Cheque (payable to ‘York Archaeological Trust’).
  • Invoicing can be arranged if agreed at the time of booking.


Your visit to DIG will last approximately one and a half hours
Workshops last approximately 45 mins.

Risk Assessments

  1. DIG Risk Assessment
  2. Burials and Beliefs Workshop Risk Assessment
  3. Hearth and Home Workshop Risk Assessment
  4. Traders, Looters and Settlers Workshop Risk Assessment

A collection of downloadable PDF documents, including information sheets and activities, are available on the Classroom Resources page.


Discover the full access statement for DIG in this PDF document.

Additional facilities available at DIG are:

  • Disabled Toilet
  • Lift
  • Pushchair store
  • Toilets

Additional Useful Information

For any further information or terms and conditions, download this PDF document.