Coming this Summer...


JORVIK Medieval Festival: Medieval Merriment

Bank Holiday Monday (31st August)

10.00am - 4.00pm



A fun packed day that the whole family will enjoy, in the heart of historic York!

Featuring a host of Medieval crafts and activities including; Have-a-go archery, birds of prey displays and sword fighting workshops.  

The Plague Doctor will also be in residence here at the Hall, ready to diagnose any ailment and offer a terrifyingly medieval cure...all for the right price, of course!

With fun crafts and themed activities on offer throughout the day this is going to be a day of Medieval merriment for all!

Admission Free, small cost for some activities. For more details on this event please phone 01904 615505 or e-mail





BBC History Magazine's History Weekend

Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September 2015



On 25th September, the BBC History Magazine's History Weekend makes its debut in the historic city of York and we are proud to be the venue for this exciting event. We will host 15 expert speakers  - historians such as Bettany Hughes, Michael Wood and Ian Kershaw amongst others.

This is also your opportunity to take advantage of a fully stocked bookshop, book signings and a delicious meal prior to the lectures.


To buy tickets for the History Weekend please call 08716 204021 or click here.

For more information on the York History Weekend including details on the speakers click here.



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