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Jorvik DIG


Visit DIG and discover the most fascinating archaeological artefacts from the historic City of York over the last two thousand years.


Ancient Artefacts awaiting to be discovered.

Come and explore the famous and popular Historic City of York.

Amazing Archaeology – a truly fantastic experience.

Dig it! Shake it! See it! Feel it! Find it! – A totally unique visitor attraction!

Latest Exhibition that’s taking place: “Looking Back at Hungate”.


We offer Education, Corporate and Group visits.

Why not buy your tickets online.

Admission Ticket to DIG also entitles the ticket owner to unlimited FREE ENTRY for a whole year from date of ticket purchase.

PASTPORT Tickets also available (for visiting all FOUR visitor attractions: DIG, Barley Hall, Micklegate Bar Museum and the JORVIK Viking Centre).

We have 4 excavation pits containing amazing Viking, Medieval, Roman, and Victorian artefacts. All you need to do is dig down for the clues that will reveal how people actually lived in those ages gone by.

When you've unearthed amazing discoveries that lay waiting for you in our excavation pits, a real archaeologist will be on hand to show you how to examine your archaeological finds and what those items were actually used for. Keep a watch out for pieces of Roman house tile, skulls and even Viking-age poo!

Adult £5.50
Child (5 to 16 years) £5.00
Concession (Senior or Student) £5.00
Family of 4 (2 Adults & 2 Children) £18.50
Family of 5 (2 Adults & 3 Children) £19.60
Child Under 5 is FREE

OPEN EVERY DAY 10am – 5pm (last admission is 4pm).
CLOSED 24, 25 & 26 December. Opening times may vary over the Christmas period so please do call us on 01904 615505 or check our website for the latest information on opening times etc.

31 December – 10am – 2pm (time of last tour)
1 January – 11am – 4pm (time of last tour)


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