JORVIK Viking Centre

At JORVIK Viking Centre you are standing on the site of one of the most famous and astounding discoveries of modern archaeology.

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    With an updated ride experience and state-of-the art galleries showcasing our unique collection of 1,000 year old artefacts, visit JORVIK Viking Centre to discover York’s fascinating Viking legacy.
    Discover Coppergate
    At JORVIK Viking Centre you are standing on the site which revealed some of the most astounding discoveries in modern archaeology. Your first experience at JORVIK is an exploration of the Coppergate Dig, with a fully immersive display taking you back to the 1970s.
    Explore the Viking-Age City
    Travel around 10th century York, experiencing what it was like living in the city. The sights, sounds and even the smells of the Viking Age are brought vividly back to life as you journey back 1,000 years.
    Experience the Real Thing
    Get up-close with some of the most beautiful and rare Viking artefacts in the world, from delicate earrings and socks to frying pans and padlocks and even a fossilised Viking poo!
    Dig deeper into the Viking story of York using the latest in cutting-edge technology located throughout the centre and the opportunity to handle real artefacts whilst talking to our friendly Viking hosts.

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    Opening Times

    April – October: 10am-5pm (last admission)
    November – March: 10am-4pm (last admission)


    15-17 Coppergate Walk, York , YO1 9WT


    JORVIK is located in the Coppergate Shopping Centre in York city centre

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    • Accessible by Public Transport
    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired
    • Disabled Access
    • Facilities for Visually Impaired
    • Disabled Toilets
    • Guide Dogs Welcome
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    • Cater for Corporate Events
    • Risk Assessment Available
    • Cater for Educational Groups
    • Groups Welcome
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