Calendar of Events

Event List Calendar

August 18, 2019

Little Diggers: Viking Writing – It’s All in the Runes

LD19 Viking Writing – It’s All in the Runes

Learn about the ancient writing of the Viking age – runes!

Start: August 18, 2019 10:00 am
End: August 18, 2019 11:00 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 with a free accompanying adult.

August 11, 2019

Little Diggers: Prehistoric Painters – Cave Artists Discovered

LD19 Prehistoric Painters – Cave Artists Discovered

Discover the artistry of the prehistoric age in this interactive session which will look at the styles of art and illustration from this era. Get literally hands-on, by collaborating on a group cave wall painting and then creating your own handprint and animal art too! Tickets cost £5 per child with a free accompanying adult. […]

Start: August 11, 2019 10:00 am
End: August 11, 2019 11:00 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 with a free accompanying adult.

August 4, 2019

Little Diggers: Church Explorers – Peer into the Past

LD19 Church Explorers – Peer into the Past

Explore DIG but not as you know it – discover the hidden elements of this former church!

Start: August 4, 2019 10:00 am
End: August 4, 2019 11:00 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 with a free accompanying adult.

July 7, 2019

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: July 7, 2019 4:30 pm
End: July 7, 2019 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 27, 2019

Little Diggers: Viking Valuables

Little Diggers Doug FB

Coppergate was a busy city street, full of craftsmen and traders selling their wares.

Start: February 27, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 27, 2019 10:00 am
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 27, 2019

Poo Day!

Poo Day

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

Start: February 27, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 27, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Included in entry

February 26, 2019

Little Diggers: Down by the Riverside

Little Diggers Doug FB

York’s rivers have flowed through the city for over a thousand years, and are full of stories to tell!

Start: February 26, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 26, 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 25, 2019

Little Diggers: Viking Voyages

Little Diggers Doug FB

Are you clever enough to be a Viking explorer?

Start: February 25, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 25, 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 24, 2019

Little Diggers: Shieldmaidens and Swordsmen

Little Diggers Doug FB

Could you have fought alongside the Viking shieldmaidens?

Start: February 24, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 24, 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 24, 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 24, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 24, 2019 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Included in entry
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