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JORVIK Viking Festival is a city-wide celebration of York’s rich Norse heritage 

Viking fun for all the family

The Vikings have returned to York with a whole host of events this February.

Take part in our brand new Best Dressed Competition (featuring Best Beard) or explore exquisite Viking goods at our 10th Century Traders stalls. Meet the Vikings camped out in the city centre – see their crafts in action and even get a selfie or two!

Plus, Family Crafting and Poo Day, expert talks and much more…

Use this map to explore the city and discover our full event programme online at

Don’t forget to share your festival experiences with us using #JVF24

But don’t worry if you can’t wait until February to meet the Vikings – JORVIK Viking Centre is open every day, click here to book your trip around 10th century York!