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December 18, 2014

Medieval Christmas with Trouvere

Share seasonal tales & music with Trouvere

Back by popular demand! Join medieval entertainment duo Trouvere as they present Christmas music from the medieval period, mixed in with seasonal tales and traditions from the era in the atmospheric surroundings of Barley Hall, which will be dressed to celebrate festivities! Price includes mulled wine and a mince pie Pre-booking strongly advised to avoid ...

Start: December 18, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 18, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: £10 adult, £8 conc.

February 15, 2015

Ray Cooper│Festival Folk Weekend

Folk legend Ray Cooper returns.

Join legendary folk musician and singer songwriter Ray Cooper as he returns to the atmospheric, candlelit setting of Barley Hall as he plays music from his latest album, Palace of Tears. David Kidman of fRoots recently said of the album that it is; ‘’a mighty sounding record, one which audibly means business from the outset, ...

Start: February 15, 2015 7:30 pm
End: February 15, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: £14 Adult, £12 Conc.

February 16, 2015

Meet the Experts: Hidden Treasures

31st JORVIK Viking Festival 2015

Join experts from York Archaeological Trust for a look at some of the fascinating medieval artefacts found on excavations across York over the last 40 years.

Start: February 16, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 16, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 16, 2015

Ruth Keggin│Festival Folk Weekend

Up and coming folk sensation Ruth Keggin

We are delighted that Manx Gaelic singer Ruth Keggin and her trio will be performing an intimate concert featuring songs from her acclaimed debut solo album Sheear. With ringing endorsement from BBC Radio 3’s Mary Ann Kennedy, who said of the album; “Ruth Keggin is the pure and passionate Gaelic voice of the Manx musical renaissance. Sheear is ...

Start: February 16, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 16, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: £14 adult, £12 conc. (per concert)

February 17, 2015

Meet the Experts: Conserving Our Past

31st JORVIK Viking Festival 2015

Experts from the Conservation Team at York Archaeological Trust will be explaining some of the techniques used  to investigate and stabilise archaeological objects, getting as much information on their stories as possible, and making them ready to be displayed. With opportunities to ask your questions, see amazing finds from the YAT collections and observe the techniques used ...

Start: February 17, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 17, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal admission prices apply.

February 17, 2015

Poo Day Activities!

31st JORVIK Viking Festival 2015

Visit Barley Hall to learn about the dirtier side of archaeology! Have a go at making your very own replica historic poo and discover how poo is used to solve ancient mysteries.

Start: February 17, 2015 11:30 am
End: February 17, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 18, 2015

Meet the Experts: The Art of Archaeological Illustration

31st JORVIK Viking Festival 2015

Discover the exciting and artistic aspects of Archaeology. Archaeological finds are usually illustrated by means of technical drawings which record objects in a conventionalised way, at precise scale and with painstaking attention to detail; the published drawings can then allow specialists to study the objects. Lesley Collett will demonstrate some of the techniques of archaeological ...

Start: February 18, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 18, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 19, 2015

Meet the Experts: Archaeology at the Speed of Light!

31st JORVIK Viking Festival 2015

Discover the Hi-tech side of Archaeology. Dr David Strange-Walker from Trent & Peak Archaeology, York Archaeological Trust‘s Nottingham office, will be on hand to show off some of the latest 3D and digital recording technologies used by archaeologists, including laser scanning, photogrammetry and RTI imaging. A chance to find out about some high-tech, and some not-so-high-tech, ...

Start: February 19, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 19, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.

February 20, 2015

Meet the Experts: Forensic Archaeology

31st JORVIK Viking Festival 2015

Discover how archaeologists dig up the dirt on serious crimes. In any forensic investigation, rigorous evidence recovery is crucial to ensure perpetrators are identified and convicted, so in these cases police call upon forensic archaeologists to ensure remains are recovered rigorously, the immediate crime scene is searched methodically and the results are recorded properly for ...

Start: February 20, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 20, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Barley Hall
Phone: 01904 615505
Address:
2 Coffee Yard, Off Stonegate, York , YO1 8AR, United Kingdom
Cost: Normal Admission Prices Apply.
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