Explore the Jorvik Group

Magic & Mystery

From 22nd June 2018 - 22nd June 2019 | 9:00am - 5:00pm daily | Barley Hall

Magic & Mystery

Magic & Mystery is a new exhibition at Barley Hall that explores the often fine line between science, religion and magic in medieval society.

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Seers and Shamans: Magic in the Viking Age

From 20th February - 27th February 2019 | 10:00am - 4:00pm daily | Barley Hall

Seers and Shamans: Magic in the Viking Age

What did the Vikings think about magic and the supernatural?

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Birds of Prey

22nd February 2019 | 10:00am - 5:00pm | Barley Hall

Birds of Prey

Birds of prey featured heavily in Norse sagas and Viking mythology – now you can get up close with these stunning creatures at Barley Hall.

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Meet the Experts: Yorkshire Wolds Heritage

25th February 2019 | 10:00am - 4:00pm | Barley Hall

Meet the Experts: Yorkshire Wolds Heritage

Come and meet the Historic England Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Strategy team, who are working to investigate, promote and protect the Yorkshire Wolds fascinating archaeology and unique heritage.

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Meet the Experts: Photogrammetry

26th February 2019 | 10:00am - 4:00pm | Barley Hall

Meet the Experts: Photogrammetry

Drop in to meet Mary-Anne Slater of the York Archaeological Trust, to discover how photogrammetry is being used in archaeology to create 3D models of artefacts and architecture, which can then be 3D printed to create exact replicas.

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Meet the Experts: Finds

27th February 2019 | 10:00am - 4:00pm | Barley Hall

Meet the Experts: Finds

Drop in to meet the York Archaeological Trust’s Finds team, to discover the latest exciting archaeological artefacts and how they are investigated and interpreted.

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