Advertisement

To provide you with the best experience, cookies are used on this site. Find out more here.

Allow cookies

DIG

Museum

St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN

Tel: 01904 615505

Discover Archaeology

About

Owned by the same archaeologists who discovered the Viking-Age City and created JORVIK Viking Centre. DIG offers you a unique archaeological adventure to get you on your way to becoming a real archaeologist. This is a one of a kind! So…

DIG IT!
SHAKE IT!
SEE IT!
FEEL IT!
FIND IT!
“One of the best family days out. No other experience gets you as close to the excitement of archaeological discovery.” The One Show’s Dan Snow.

At DIG, you get to discover only the most exciting archaeological artefacts from the 2000 years of history hidden under the streets of York. Our four excavation pits are filled with Roman, Viking, medieval and Victorian finds, so you can grab a trowel and dig up the clues that show how people lived in these times.

Pre-book your visit to guarantee a tour time. 

Please visit our website for information on accessibility. 

 

Book Tickets Online

Opening Times

* Open daily:
10:00-17:00 (last admission at 16:00)

Closed 24-26 December.

Guide Prices

Adults £7.00
Children (3-15) £6.50
Concession £6.50
Family of 4 £17.00
Family of 5 £20.00
Under 3s FREE

JORVIK Group Pastport: Adult £20.00, Child (5-16) £13.00, Concessions £16.00, Family 4 £55.00, Family 5 £60.00, Under 5s FREE.

Facilities

Children

  • Children welcome

Awards

  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Tourism Awards Finalist York Tourism Awards Finalist 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Pass Accepted York Pass Accepted 2018

Road Directions

The nearest car park is the Haymarket car park, just a five minute walk away. The nearest bus stop is situated on Stonebow, a two minute walk away. Park & Ride: With six cleverly located sites surrounding the city centre getting into York has never been easier. www.yorkparkandride.co.uk

Follow Us

TripAdvisor

What's Nearby

  1. 14 St Saviours Place

    This is a beautifully renovated Georgian property in the heart of York, close to all the...

    0.04 miles away
  2. Pear Tree House

    Looking directly out onto the city walls, Pear Tree House is a stunning 2 bedroom/2...

    0.09 miles away
  3. The Black Swan Inn

    If you are coming to York and need somewhere to stay then look no further. Here at the...

    0.11 miles away
  1. York Holiday Homes

    A varied collection of superior houses and flats in superb central locations including an...

    0.12 miles away
  2. 34a Shambles

    Fabulous family-friendly 4 bed property in central location on the most famous,...

    0.13 miles away
  3. Suite 10, Fossgate

    Suite 10 is on the second floor of a Grade 2 listed building that at one time was a hotel...

    0.14 miles away
  4. Suite 5, Fossgate

    Superbly located on Fossgate, famous foodie street and home to a host of eclectic small...

    0.14 miles away
  5. Minster View Apartments

    A 5-star self-catering apartment situated in a spectacular medieval location in the Heart...

    0.17 miles away
  6. Moxy York

    Ready for a good time? Moxy Hotels makes that easy with the heart of a boutique hotel and...

    0.17 miles away
  7. Minstergate

    Minstergate provides the perfect city break or a romantic weekend away with history and...

    0.17 miles away
  8. The Golden Fleece

    The Golden Fleece is York's Most Haunted pub, thus one of the England's most haunted...

    0.17 miles away
  9. York Stay Holidays

    Stay in our luxury apartment in a very central part of York with the Minster almost on...

    0.18 miles away
  10. Galtres Lodge

    Galtres Lodge is an independently owned hotel and restaurant in the very centre of York. ...

    0.18 miles away
  11. DoubleTree by Hilton York

    The DoubleTree by Hilton York is at the very heart of York, overlooking the City walls -...

    0.19 miles away
  12. Murton Grange

    Farmhouse and four cottages set in rural surroundings, easily accessible and
    Only 5...

    0.2 miles away
  13. Goodramgate Apartments

    Our privately run, grade II listed apartments are located in the heart of York city...

    0.2 miles away
Previous Next

Share the adventure

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss