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September 7, 2019

Life and Death in Eboracum

Green glazed cup - pottery from the empire (1) (1)

2000 years ago, a legion of the mighty Roman army built a fortress between the River Ouse and River Foss, and Eboracum was born.

Start: September 7, 2019 10:00 am
End: September 7, 2020 5:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Included in DIG entry

November 8, 2019

YourDIG: Help for Heroes

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‘History becomes new again’ in the latest YourDIG exhibition. YourDIG: Help for Heroes tells the story of Help for Heroes beneficiaries, from Phoenix House Recovery Centre, Catterick Garrison, and their year-long adventure building a Viking ship and exploring Viking history.

Start: November 8, 2019 10:00 am
End: April 30, 2020 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

December 8, 2019

Little Diggers: Yulelads!

Doug the Christmas Dog

The Yulelads are 13 mischevious little sprites who play pranks on Icelandic families at Christmas-time. On 8th December, join us at DIG for a special festive edition of Little Diggers, where you’ll hear the story of the Yulelads, follow a trail to track them down, and create your own Yulelad to take home! Plus, of […]

Start: December 8, 2019 10:00 am
End: December 8, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

December 15, 2019

Little Diggers: Twelfth Night

Doug the Christmas Dog

Learn about the history of the Twelfth Night celebration, with this special festive edition of Little Diggers! Have a good dig around in our medieval dig pit, before taking part in a medieval feast, making a Twelfth Night crown, and tracking down the gifts for the 12 Days of Christmas, with a prize for completed […]

Start: December 15, 2019 10:00 am
End: December 15, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

January 12, 2020

Inclusive Hour at DIG

Inclusive Hour DIG

Join us for this inclusive event where we will create a relaxed environment for all visitors by toning down the usual vibrant atmosphere of the attraction to allow for a more accessible experience.

Start: January 12, 2020 4:30 pm
End: January 12, 2020 5:30 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Standard admission costs apply

February 15, 2020

Little Diggers – Gudrid’s Viking Voyages

Doug the Dog - Litlte Diggers

Explore where the Vikings travelled and what they’d need to take with them!

Start: February 15, 2020 10:00 am
End: February 15, 2020 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

February 16, 2020

Litttle Diggers: Ibn Fadlan’s Middle Eastern Treasure

Little Diggers Doug FB

Learn all about what Vikings traded in the Middle East, through the eyes of Ibn Fadlan, the Arabic writer who met them 1000 years ago.

Start: February 16, 2020 10:00 am
End: February 16, 2020 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

February 17, 2020

Little Diggers – Ingvar’s Golden Quest

Doug the Dog - Litlte Diggers

Discover a treasure map written in runes and learn about Ingvar the Far Travelled’s hunt for gold!

Start: February 17, 2020 10:00 am
End: February 17, 2020 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

February 18, 2020

Little Diggers – Bjorn’s Sea Stories

Little Diggers Doug FB

Hear thrilling tales of Bjorn Ironside’s battles on sea and on land with these fun and engaging activities for ages 3-5.

Start: February 18, 2020 10:00 am
End: February 18, 2020 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

February 19, 2020

Little Diggers – Gudrid’s Viking Voyages

Doug the Dog - Litlte Diggers

Explore where the Vikings travelled and what they’d need to take with them!

Start: February 19, 2020 10:00 am
End: February 19, 2020 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5
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