DIG – An Archaeological Adventure

Name:
DIG – An Archaeological Adventure
Phone:
01904 615505
Address:
St. Saviourgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8NN, United Kingdom

Upcoming Events At This Venue

February 20, 2019

Your DIG - Melting Pot

At YourDIG: Melting Pot, explore Viking-age cooking and society with the University of York’s Melting Pot project.

Start: February 20, 2019
End: February 27, 2019
Cost: Included in entry

February 20, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

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

Date: February 20, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 20, 2019

Poo Day

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

Date: February 20, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: Included in entry

February 20, 2019

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.

Date: February 20, 2019 1:00 pm
Cost: Included in entry

February 21, 2019

Plants and Parasites FB

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

Date: February 21, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: Included with entry

February 21, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

What would the Viking be eating for dinner?

Date: February 21, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 22, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

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

Date: February 22, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 23, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

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

Date: February 23, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 23, 2019

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.

Date: February 23, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: Included in entry

February 24, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

Could you have fought alongside the Viking shieldmaidens?

Date: February 24, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 24, 2019

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.

Date: February 24, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: Included in entry

February 25, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

Are you clever enough to be a Viking explorer?

Date: February 25, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 26, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

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

Date: February 26, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 26, 2019

Plants and Parasites FB

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

Date: February 26, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: Included with entry

February 27, 2019

Little Diggers Doug FB

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

Date: February 27, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: £5 per child; 1 accompanying adult goes free

February 27, 2019

Poo Day

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

Date: February 27, 2019 10:00 am
Cost: Included in entry