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September 8, 2021

DIG Deeper into Archaeology – Adult Learning Week

Dig Deeper

Do you have an interest in archaeological skills, practices and methods? Come along to our Adult Learning in York, ‘DIG Deeper’ sessions to find out more about the ground-breaking work of York Archaeological Trust, followed by a half an hour hands-on activity with objects from across York, excavated by YAT, which have never previously been […]

Start: September 8, 2021 4:30 pm
End: September 10, 2021 6:00 pm
Venue: DIG: An Archaeological Adventure
Cost: £5

July 14, 2018

Pottery Day – Make a Roman Face Pot

Pottery with a face on it

Have a go and make a pot like those featured in the YourDIG: Tang Hall exhibition.

Start: July 14, 2018 1:00 pm
End: July 14, 2018 5:30 pm
Venue: Tang Hall Community Centre
Address:
Fifth Avenue, York, YO31 0UG, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

July 10, 2018

Roman Burials in Yorkshire – A Talk by Katie Keefe

Archaeologist examining a Roman skeleton

The excavations on Roman burials in York have highlighted some surprising aspects of Roman burials but these are only the most recent in a long line of digs in the city.

Start: July 10, 2018 6:00 pm
End: July 10, 2018 8:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £7.50

June 7, 2018

Behind the Scenes with York Archaeological Trust

Visitors examining finds

Join York Archaeological Trust curators for a guided tour behind the scenes at the YAT store. Learn what happens to the amazing artefacts that aren’t on public display and how they continue to be put to work to enhance our understanding of the past. Pre-booking essential. Includes a hot drink. Call 01904 615505 or book online. Book Now […]

Start: June 7, 2018 2:30 pm
End: June 7, 2018 4:00 pm
Venue: 421 Huntington Road
Phone: 01904615505
Address:
421 Huntington Road, York, YO31 9HT, United Kingdom
Cost: £6.50

May 9, 2018

An Exploration of the 2017 Excavations at the Newington Hotel

Newington Hotel excavations

Join Ben Savine, Fieldwork Officer at York Archaeological Trust, for an interesting look back at the excavations at the former Newington Hotel site on Tadcaster Road, the exciting discoveries made and their impact on our understanding of Roman burials in York.

Start: May 9, 2018 6:00 pm
End: May 9, 2018 8:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £7.50

April 21, 2018

YourDIG: Tang Hall

YourDIG Event

At YourDIG: Tang Hall, discover how Roman artefacts found in the city, including the remains of a kiln found just outside modern York and pottery discoveries at a burial site on Tadcaster Road, can tell us so much about the lives of people who lived over 2,000 years ago.

Start: April 21, 2018 10:00 am
End: September 16, 2018 5:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

January 20, 2018

YourDIG: Southburn

YourDIG Event

Working in partnership with Southburn archaeological museum, this exciting new exhibition will see some of the most precious artefacts recovered from Southburn Farm in East Yorkshire over a period of 40 years.

Start: January 20, 2018 10:00 am
End: April 16, 2018 5:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

August 26, 2017

Roman Pottery Day

Archaeologist holding a pot

Come, have a go, and explore Tang Hall’s Roman past in this special event.

Start: August 26, 2017 9:30 am
End: August 26, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Tang Hall Community Centre
Address:
Fifth Avenue, York, YO31 0UG, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

July 27, 2017

Behind the Scenes with York Archaeological Trust

Rachel holding a medieval jug up in the York Archaeological Trust store.

Join York Archaeological Trust curators for a guided tour behind the scenes at the YAT store. Hear how the amazing collection in the care of the Trust continues to be put to work to enhance our understanding of the past.

Start: July 27, 2017 10:30 am
End: July 27, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: 421 Huntington Road
Phone: 01904615505
Address:
421 Huntington Road, York, YO31 9HT, United Kingdom
Cost: 6.50

June 15, 2017

Behind the Scenes with York Archaeological Trust

Rachel holding a medieval jug up in the York Archaeological Trust store.

Join York Archaeological Trust curators for a guided tour behind the scenes at the YAT store. Hear how the amazing collection in the care of the Trust continues to be put to work to enhance our understanding of the past.

Start: June 15, 2017 10:30 am
End: June 15, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: 421 Huntington Road
Phone: 01904615505
Address:
421 Huntington Road, York, YO31 9HT, United Kingdom
Cost: 6.50
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