Calendar of Events

Event List Calendar

February 23, 2019

Little Diggers: Norse Magic and Medicine

Little Diggers Doug FB

The Viking world was a mysterious place, but legends tell of some who had learned its secrets.

Start: February 23, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 23, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 23, 2019

Battle of Stamford Bridge Tapestry Project

Stamford Bridge Tapestry 2

The Stamford Bridge Tapestry commemorates the Battle of Stamford Bridge (1066) when the Saxons defeated the Vikings so comprehensively that almost an entire generation of Vikings were wiped out.

Start: February 23, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 23, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Included in entry

February 22, 2019

Little Diggers: Viking Fashion and Finery

Little Diggers Doug FB

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

Start: February 22, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 22, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 21, 2019

Little Diggers: Viking Food

Little Diggers Doug FB

What would the Viking be eating for dinner?

Start: February 21, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 21, 2019 11:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 21, 2019

Plants and Parasites

Plants and Parasites FB

The creepy crawlies we find in archaeological digs tell us lots about ancient times.

Start: February 21, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 21, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Included with entry

February 20, 2019

Viking-Age Cooking and Eating: New Archaeological Insights

Steve Ashby - Melting Pot

Meet Dr Steve Ashby of the University of York to discover what we know about Viking food culture and visit the new YourDIG: Melting Pot exhibition.

Start: February 20, 2019 1:00 pm
End: February 20, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG-An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviour's Church, St. Saviourgate, York , YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Included in entry

February 20, 2019

Little Diggers: Treasures of the Vikings

Little Diggers Doug FB

Unearth our Viking hoards and reveal all kinds of hidden treasures!

Start: February 20, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 20, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 20, 2019

Poo Day!

Poo Day

It’s smelly, it’s squelchy – but it tells us lots about the past!

Start: February 20, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 20, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Included in entry

October 30, 2018

Wiggott’s Wonderful Waxworld – Terry Deary Book Signing

Terry Deary event

Come to Barley Hall and meet best selling author Terry Deary as he hosts a signing to celebrate his latest release, Wiggott’s Wonderful Waxworld.

Start: October 30, 2018 11:00 am
End: October 30, 2018 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York, YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: £10

October 12, 2018

Autism Hour at DIG – An Archaeological Adventure

DIG event

DIG is proud to be supporting National Autism Hour at 4pm on Friday 12th October.

Start: October 12, 2018 4:00 pm
End: October 12, 2018 5:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
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