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February 14, 2015

Viking Fun Day!

Discover a brave new Viking world in York

Design your own Viking longboat, sing Viking chants and play some Viking games and activities!

Start: February 14, 2015 8:00 am
End: February 14, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Acomb Explore Library
Phone: 01904 552651
Address:
Front Street, York, North Yorkshire, Y024 3BZ, United Kingdom
Cost: £1 per ticket

February 14, 2015

Eye of York Encampment

Learn about the Saxons and Vikings as they prepare for battle

Visit the Anglo-Saxons at their encampment in York and learn how these warriors-farmers lived and watch out for clashes between the Viking invaders!

Start: February 14, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 14, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Eye of York
Address:
Castle Green, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9RY, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

February 14, 2015

Central Camp

Central Camp

The Vikings have returned to York and set up camp like they did over 1,000 years ago!
Come visit their new central encampment in the heart of York.

Start: February 14, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 14, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Central Camp
Address:
Parliament Street, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8RU, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

February 14, 2015

Viking Steading

Discover a brave new Viking world in York

An exciting new addition to our opening weekend. Visit our Central Camp Steading and find out about the animals Vikings kept at this free event.

Start: February 14, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 14, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Central Camp
Address:
Parliament Street, York, YO1 8RS, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

February 14, 2015

Buried Treasure! Viking Longboats

viking boat

Dress as a Viking pirate and make your own mini longboat.

Start: February 14, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 22, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Yorkshire Museum
Phone: 01904 687687
Address:
Museum Gardens, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7FR, United Kingdom
Cost: Adult: £7.50, Child: FREE with a paying adult, FREE entry for children under 16* and residents with a valid YorkCard

February 14, 2015

Pieces of Eight Trail!

Discover a brave new Viking world in York

Follow the clues around the museum to find the pieces of eight!
If you are successful claim your own chocolate treasure!

Start: February 14, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 22, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Yorkshire Museum
Phone: 01904 687687
Address:
Museum Gardens, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7FR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal admission price applies + 50p per trail

February 14, 2015

Kid’s Film Club: Asterix & The Vikings

Come along and watch this classic children's film at JORVIK Viking Festival

A fun animated children’s film from the classic Asterix & Obelix story books – fast becoming a classic for kids and a sure-fire winner for this year’s festival!

Start: February 14, 2015 11:00 am
End: February 14, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: DIG - An Archaeological Adventure
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom
Cost: £3.50 per person, children must be accompanied by an adult

February 14, 2015

The Ultimate Viking Banquet: The Wedding Celebration!

Join us for an evening of Viking hosts, food, music & entertainment.

This is a truly unique Festival eating experience; hosted by the Vikings of JORVIK and accompanied by wonderful musical entertainment & sumptuous food.

Start: February 14, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 14, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Merchant Taylors' Hall
Address:
Aldwark, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7BX, United Kingdom
Cost: £65 per person.

February 15, 2015

Festival Coach Tour: Vikings in the Tees Valley

Visit some of the district's historic Viking locations

Join two respected academics on a coach tour with a difference during JORVIK Viking Festival; exploring the impact of the Vikings in the Tees Valley.

Start: February 15, 2015 9:00 am
End: February 15, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Meet at Memorial Gardens coach stop on Leeman Road
Address:
York, North Yorkshire, YO26 4ZF, United Kingdom
Cost: £15 per person

February 15, 2015

Eye of York Encampment

Learn about the Saxons and Vikings as they prepare for battle

Visit the Anglo-Saxons at their encampment in York and learn how these warriors-farmers lived and watch out for clashes between the Viking invaders!

Start: February 15, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 15, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Eye of York
Address:
Castle Green, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9RY, United Kingdom
Cost: Free
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