Planning Your Visit

Booking a visit could not be easier. Telephone  01904 615505 or e-mail

Teachers booking a visit to DIG should remember to ask about DIG’s lunch space.

Prices from September 2014

Prices One JORVIK Group attraction Two JORVIK Group attractions Three JORVIK Group attractions * Four JORVIK Group attractions * Five JORVIK Group attractions *
School Child £3.50 £6.50 £7.50 £9.00 £10.00
Teacher £3.80 £7.50 £8.00 £9.50 £10.50
 *Schools do not have to visit all three, four or five attractions in the same day. Please contact the reservations department. Prices may be subject to change. Please call our reservations line to confirm prices at time of booking.


Workshops £2.00 per child, or £1.50 if booked with two or more attractions.

Barley Hall half-day experiences £2.50 per child, or £2 when booked with two or more attractions.

‘Fit For a King’ £7 per child, £3.80 per teacher (one teacher goes free for every 6 children booked)

One teacher goes free with every six school children booked.

Please note: activities are included in your visit to the Richard III Experience and the Henry VII Experience at no additional cost.

Payment Options

To allow for any changes in group size, payment for your booking should be made on the day of your visit. The following payment methods are accepted:






Cheque (payable to ‘York Archaeological Trust’).

Invoicing can be arranged if agreed at the time of booking.

Opening Times

Find out year-round opening times here


Visits to JORVIK Viking Centre and Barley Hall last approximately 1 hour

Visits to DIG last approximately 1 ½ hours

Visits to the Richard III Experience and the Henry VII Experience last approximately 1 ¼ hours


JORVIK, DIG and Barley Hall workshops last approximately 45 minutes.

Half-day experiences at Barley Hall last approximately 2 ½ hours.

‘Fit For a King’ at Barley Hall normally runs from 10am – 2pm.


 A collection of downloadable PDF documents, including risk assessments, information sheetsactivities and learning programmes are available on this website.

Important Information

Please click here for the accessibility, attraction facilities and other important information for your visit.