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Seasonal Opening Hours – from 8th April:

April – October: 10am-5pm (last admission)
November –March: 10am-4pm (last admission)

During JORVIK Viking Festival, Christmas, special events and school holiday periods opening times may vary, check here for up to the minute information.

Opening Hours for the Reopening Weekend and the Easter Holidays:

10am-6:30pm (last admission)

Fast Track slots all booked? Don’t worry if you haven’t pre-booked, as you can still purchase your tickets on the door on arrival to the centre and experience all that JORVIK has to offer.


FREE admission for 12 months is included in your ticket.

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JORVIKJORVIK & DIG**JORVIK & Barley Hall**Pastport**
Child (5-16)£7.25£11.00£9.25£11.95
*Family 4£30.95£44.00£39.95£49.95
*Family 5£32.95£46.50£41.95£54.95

*Maximum of 2 adults per family ticket.

**Please be aware that TESCO Clubcard vouchers cannot be used for the purchase of joint museum tickets or Pastport. Pre-booking is also not available when using TESCO clubcard vouchers.

Important Information About Your Visit

JORVIK Viking Centre are fully aware of their responsibilities as a visitor attraction. In line with advice received from our security advisors, additional security measures are in place across our building. We kindly ask that patrons refrain from bringing any large bags or suitcases to the venue and that they arrive in plenty of time in order for any potential security checks to take place. All items left in the cloakroom and or any other area in the building are liable to be searched in the interests of the safety and security of the public and JORVIK Viking Centre.

Maximum bag size allowed in the building is 38cm x 30cm

Exceptions to the rule are:

Baby buggies and oversized bags containing necessary medical equipment, or for use in nursing and babycare, will be permitted, subject to the owners agreeing that these items will be searched.


When visiting JORVIK Viking Centre, it is recommended that you pre-book online or calling 01904 615505.

On booking your ticket you will be automatically be upgraded to a ‘Fast Track’ ticket. This incurs an additional £1 on top of the initial booking fee (£2 total) entitling you to a guaranteed entry time, ensuring peace of mind when planning your visit. The additional charge is waived for customers selecting our special five attraction “Pastport” ticket where only the standard booking fee will apply.

Don’t worry if you haven’t pre-booked, as you can still purchase your tickets on the door on arrival and experience all that JORVIK has to offer.

For information on other ticket options for JORVIK Viking Centre please follow the links below:

Gift Aid

If you are a UK taxpayer, you can help us further by turning your donation into a Gift Aid donation at no extra cost to you, which allows us to claim an extra 25p for every £1 you spend from the Government.

Your payment will be treated as an admission donation that entitles you and your family group to 12 months free admission from the date of payment.

Please note this only applies to individual and family tickets, not larger groups.

Blue Peter Badge Holders

As a proud member of Blue Peter’s Badge Attractions, any Blue Peter badge holder can gain free entry into JORVIK Viking Centre when accompanied by a full paying adult.

For all the terms and conditions visit the Blue Peter website.