Calendar of Events

Event List Calendar

September 13, 2021

Dig Deeper: An Archaeological Adventure for Adults

Dig Deeper 3

Dig deeper into the stories of York’s archaeology with our adult-only tours, running every afternoon. The archaeological adventure at DIG is always popular with families, but new for Autumn 2020, the final tour of each day is designed specifically for an adult -audience, giving a deeper insight into the ground-breaking work of York Archaeological Trust. […]

Start: September 13, 2021 3:30 pm
End: October 17, 2021 5:00 pm
Venue: DIG: An Archaeological Adventure

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

August 23, 2021

Summer Walking Tour – York in the time of Richard III

York City Walls

Explore the Micklegate area of York… …as it might have been at the close of the 15th century, during Richard’s visits to the city, first as Duke of Gloucester, then as king. By looking at key historical, archaeological and architectural evidence, we will examine how the city geared up to welcome its royal visitor, and […]

Start: August 23, 2021 8:00 am
End: September 5, 2021 5:00 pm
Venue: Micklegate Bar
Address:
Y01 6JU, York
Cost: £6

August 7, 2021

Summer Walking Tour – The Archaeology of York’s City Walls

Archaeologist digging York City Walls

Explore York’s City Walls Join York Archaeological Trust for a tour of the city walls from above and from below, between Baile Hill and Micklegate Bar, highlighting some of the sites of archaeological and historical importance along this stretch of wall and in the Clementhorpe and Bishophill areas. Discover the results of the recent investigations […]

Start: August 7, 2021 8:00 am
End: August 22, 2021 5:00 pm
Venue: Micklegate Bar
Address:
Y01 6JU, York
Cost: £6

July 24, 2021

Summer Walking Tour – An Introduction to Medieval York

Micklegate Bar

Discover medieval York through the city’s archaeology… …our guided walking tours will take you around sites that are key to understanding the layout and character of the Micklegate area in the later Middle Ages. Follow part of an important processional route for religious festivals and royal visitors, as well as taking in points associated with […]

Start: July 24, 2021 8:00 am
End: August 6, 2021 5:00 pm
Venue: Micklegate Bar
Address:
Y01 6JU, York
Cost: £6

July 10, 2021

Summer Walking Tour – An Introduction to Roman York

Archaeologist leading a guided tour

Discover Roman York through the city’s archaeology… …our guided walk will take you around key sites excavated by York Archaeological Trust. Under the spotlight are the temples, granaries, bathhouses and bread ovens of York’s civilian settlement, and includes sneak peeks at some of the latest finds from the YAT fieldwork team. The tour also includes […]

Start: July 10, 2021 8:00 am
End: July 23, 2021 5:00 pm
Venue: Micklegate Bar
Address:
Y01 6JU, York
Cost: £6

May 14, 2021

Tiny Diggers – Toddlers

Toddler plays in the Synthetic soil

Looking for a fun, safe, regular meet-up for parents, babies and toddlers? Join Tiny Diggers – our new group promoting sensory play for babies and toddlers at DIG: An Archaeological Adventure, St Saviourgate in York city centre. We’ve created sessions designed exclusively for babies and toddlers – a chance to play in a safe, tactile environment […]

Start: May 14, 2021 9:00 am
End: July 23, 2021 10:00 am
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom

May 10, 2021

Tiny Diggers – Pre Walkers

Baby feels synthetic mud at Tiny Diggers

Looking for a fun, safe, regular meet-up for parents, babies and toddlers? Join Tiny Diggers – our new group promoting sensory play for babies and toddlers at DIG: An Archaeological Adventure, St Saviourgate in York city centre. We’ve created sessions designed exclusively for babies and toddlers – a chance to play in a safe, tactile environment […]

Start: May 10, 2021 9:00 am
End: July 19, 2021 10:00 am
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom

April 14, 2021

Tiny Diggers – Toddlers PM

Toddler plays in the Synthetic soil

Looking for a fun, safe, regular meet-up for parents, babies and toddlers this autumn? Join Tiny Diggers – our new group promoting sensory play for babies and toddlers every weekday morning at DIG: An Archaeological Adventure, St Saviourgate in York city centre. With soft play and many parent and baby groups still not operating, we’ve created […]

Start: April 14, 2021 12:00 pm
End: May 7, 2021 1:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 per child, per session

April 14, 2021

Tiny Diggers – Toddlers AM

Toddler plays in the Synthetic soil

Looking for a fun, safe, regular meet-up for parents, babies and toddlers? Join Tiny Diggers – our new group promoting sensory play for babies and toddlers every weekday (Monday to Friday) morning at DIG: An Archaeological Adventure, St Saviourgate in York city centre. With soft play and many parent and baby groups still not operating, […]

Start: April 14, 2021 10:30 am
End: May 7, 2021 11:30 am
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 per child, per session
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