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February 14, 2016

Festival Preview: Vikings invade Coppergate!

Meet the Vikings of Coppergate and discover JORVIK Viking Centre

Join the Vikings in their encampment at Coppergate where they will have weaponry, traditional crafts and Viking trading ship displays.

Start: February 14, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Coppergate
Address:
Coppergate Walk, York, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

February 15, 2016

Meet the Experts: Hidden Vikings

Meet the experts and see how their field of archaeology allows us to engage with the past.

Explore some of the techniques of archaeological artefact illustration, both digital and traditional, with the opportunity for some hands-on object drawing.

Start: February 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 15, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 15, 2016

Little Diggers: Visiting Vikings

Bring the little ones along to meet real live Vikings

**SOLD OUT** Canute and his Viking army are invading DIG for the whole week!

Start: February 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 15, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: DIG - An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £3.50 per child (includes one accompanying adult)

February 15, 2016

City Camp & Viking Steading

Meet the Vikings at JORVIK Viking Festival in York

See a longship kitted out for war, discover the animals the Vikings reared in the city and gather in the Story Tent to hear exciting tales about the famous King Canute.

Start: February 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 15, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: City Camp
Phone: 01905 615505
Address:
Parliament Street, York, YO1 8RU, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

February 15, 2016

Coppergate Camp

Meet Vikings at the Coppergate Encampment!

The Vikings have returned and encamped Coppergate as they did over 1,000 years ago!

Start: February 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 15, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Coppergate
Address:
Coppergate Walk, York, YO1 9WT, United Kingdom
Cost: FREE

February 15, 2016

Have-a-go Sword Combat

Have a go sword at JORVIK Viking Festival

A chance for younger Vikings to get a taste for the art of sword fighting!

Start: February 15, 2016 10:30 am
End: February 15, 2016 4:15 pm
Venue: Merchant Adventurers' Hall
Address:
Fossgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9XD, United Kingdom
Cost: £3.50 per child.

February 15, 2016

Craft & Play the Viking Way!

Make your very own viking crafts

Try your hand at a range of fun and historical crafts, games, competitions and activities in our marquee dedicated to all things creative!

Start: February 15, 2016 10:30 am
End: February 15, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Parliament Street Marquee
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Parliament Street, York, YO1 8RU, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

February 15, 2016

Combat Arena: King Harald Bluetooth Vs Sweyn Forkbeard – The Battle For Denmark!

See legends from the time of Canute battle for the throne.

An epic battle, pitting father against son, for the right to rule the Danes!

Start: February 15, 2016 11:00 am
End: February 15, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: York Guildhall
Address:
St Helen's Square, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9QN, United Kingdom
Cost: £3.50 Adult, £2.50 Conc.

February 15, 2016

Viking Warrior Challenge for Children

Viking Warrior Challenge for Children

Test your strength and dexterity with a series of Viking themed games and challenges.

Start: February 15, 2016 12:00 pm
End: February 15, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: DIG - An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 15, 2016

JORVIK Viking Festival Walking Tour

Discover York's 2000 year history along the ancient city walls

**SOLD OUT** A wise monarch once said: ‘the history of York is the history of England.’ Discover just how true this statement is when you join this walking tour of the city.

Start: February 15, 2016 1:00 pm
End: February 15, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Richard III Experience Monk Bar
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
Goodramgate, York, YO1 7LQ, Select a Country:
Cost: £4.50 Adult, £3.50 Conc.
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