JORVIK Viking Centre

In a nutshell

JORVIK Viking Festival Voyage to York next February half term to be immersed in Viking culture, with loads of events for the whole family!


19 Coppergate, York, North Yorkshire YO1 9WT

Contact details

Tel: 01904 615 505

Web: www.jorvikvikingcentre.co.uk/#BOI87ZgdF8fSzcvi.97

Activity type

Historical Sites, Indoor Activities, Museums and Art Centres

Suitable for

Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s

Price guide


(based on family of 4)

JORVIK Viking Centre details...

With an updated ride experience and state-of-the art galleries showcasing the unique collection of 1,000-year-old artefacts, visit JORVIK Viking Centre to discover York’s fascinating Viking legacy. Travel around 10th century York, experiencing what it was like to live in the city. The sights, sounds and even the smells of the Viking Age are brought vividly back to life as you journey back 1,000 years.

At JORVIK Viking Centre you are standing on the site which revealed some of the most astounding discoveries in modern archaeology. Get up-close with some of the most beautiful and rare Viking artefacts in the world, from delicate earrings and socks to frying pans and padlocks and even a fossilised Viking poo! Dig deeper into the Viking story of York using the latest in cutting-edge technology located throughout the centre and the opportunity to handle real artefacts whilst talking to the friendly Viking hosts.

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

Go online to purchase tickets that include free admission for 12 months. Consider the Jorvik Pastport that gives you entry to all five Jorvik attractions and this is priced at £55 for a family of four or £60 for a family of five.

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JORVIK Viking Centre Events

Jorvik Viking Festival February 2020

Open 15th February 2020 - 23rd February 2020

This half term discover the part Vikings played in our history at the exciting festival on 15th to 23rd February 2020 with more than 80 events across York.

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