Discover York's Murky History at York Dungeon

Take your students on a 75 minute journey through 2000 years of York’s murky history, as a full cast of entertaining theatrical actors bring to life gripping stories of the city's most infamous characters and events - from the Vengeance of the Vikings, to the capture of infamous highway man Dick Turpin in 1739.

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    With stunning special effects, authentic sets, witty comedy and a host of scary surprises, this is a unique and fun introduction to a range of classroom subjects. In addition to this, your class can experience The City Tour! You will be guided around the City by two actors from The York Dungeon who tell the history and tales of the streets of York, with all the gory details.

    But that’s not all; complete your visit with a Deadly Drama Workshop. With your very own pair of professional performance coaches hot from the York Dungeon shows, your class will have a fun packed hour learning to portray the distinctive characters they’ve met through their Dungeon journey. This is a highly interactive Performing Arts workshop with a Dungeon twist, and certainly a stimulating way to get thinking about York’s horrible history!

    Entry prices for schools are heavily discounted to ensure you get the best value for money. Teachers go free with their students.
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    12 Clifford Street, York, YO1 9RD

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    • Accessible by Public Transport
    • Disabled Toilets
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    • Groups Welcome
    • Pre visit Available
    • Risk Assessment Available
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