Illustrated Talks

There are currently 35 Illustrated Talks/ Presentations available which allow your group to discover more about the  archaeology and history of York, Yorkshire and the East Riding, and are held at your venue.

Clues above the Eyeline
As we hurry through the streets of York, as a visitor or resident we may miss the hidden secrets above
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Bottles
An opportunity to find out about some of the glass bottles which have been found during archaeological excavations in East
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Petuaria to Brough
This talk takes on the journey of the History of Brough.  From the Romans building a fort on the north side
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Castles of East Yorkshire
What defines a castle? Find out about some of the castles in East Yorkshire or are some follies? Length of
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Clifford’s Tower
This talk takes you through the historical journey of this area in York, from the Roman cemetery, the building of
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Maps of East Yorkshire
How has East Yorkshire been portrayed by the cartographers? This talk takes a look at some of the cartographers who were
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Iron Age Settlements in East Yorkshire
With the use of geophysical surveys and LIDAR as well as archaeological excavations, more Iron Age settlements are being discovered
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Eboracum to York
Discover how the city of York has developed from its Roman origins to the present day The Romans established a
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Walk Around The Walls
Take a walk around the walls whilst sitting down!   York City Walls  cover a distance of approx. 2.5 miles.
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What did the Iron Age Leave (for us to find)
Find out what evidence of the Iron Age occupation has been revealed by archaeologists, particularly in Yorkshire and the East Riding. How does
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What did the Vikings Leave (for us to find)
Find out what evidence of the Viking occupation has been revealed by archaeologists, particularly in York, Yorkshire and the East
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