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New Viking trail launched for the Spring half term

23rd May, 2024

New Viking trail launched for the Spring half term

The Viking history below York’s streets is the subject of a new free trail being launched ahead of the May half term holiday.

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JORVIK turns 40!

11th April, 2024

JORVIK turns 40!

This Sunday, 14 April 2024, JORVIK Viking Centre turns 40 – and is as popular with visitors as ever!

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Trenches opened to a new generation of archaeologists this Easter

26th February, 2024

Trenches opened to a new generation of archaeologists this Easter

Young people in York will have a unique opportunity to get their hands dirty and uncover hidden parts of the city’s past

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Time Capsules back on track at JORVIK Viking Centre

21st February, 2024

Time Capsules back on track at JORVIK Viking Centre

The flux capacitor has been repaired, which means that the Time Capsules at JORVIK Viking Centre are now back in operation.

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Technical glitch prompts exciting change to visits to JORVIK Viking Centre this half term

9th February, 2024

Technical glitch prompts exciting change to visits to JORVIK Viking Centre this half term

JORVIK Viking Centre will be leaving the time capsules behind for an exclusive chance to walk around York’s 10th century streets.

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Herefordshire Hoard to go on display at JORVIK Viking Centre

17th January, 2024

Herefordshire Hoard to go on display at JORVIK Viking Centre

The Herefordshire Hoard a unique collection of coins and jewellery is set to join the displays at JORVIK Viking Centre in February.

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More tickets to be released for JORVIK Viking Festival

15th December, 2023

More tickets to be released for JORVIK Viking Festival

More tickets to be released for JORVIK Viking Festival 2024 with a plethora of Norse-themed activities for people of all ages

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JORVIK Viking Festival 2024

16th November, 2023

JORVIK Viking Festival 2024

The Vikings will be staging their annual invasion of the city of York in February with the return of the JORVIK Viking Festival 2024!

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Win a copy of Postcards from Valhalla

12th October, 2023

Win a copy of Postcards from Valhalla

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Top title for York archaeologist, Arran Johnson

8th August, 2023

Top title for York archaeologist, Arran Johnson

An archaeologist with a passion for inclusion has received a prestigious award from the Council for British Archaeology.

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