UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES
Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.
Helmsley Archaeology Store holds the extensive archaeological collections and paper based archives from English Heritage guardianship sites from the North of England. The range of collections spans through English history from Prehistory to the modern day, from prehistoric flint, Roman and medieval architectural stonework to ceramics and small finds. Guided by our Curators and Collections manager, you’ll have a chance to find out some of the amazing stories behind our favourite objects, ending with the opportunity to handle some real objects from our collection.
From April to October (except August) 2019, the tours are held on the last Wednesday of the month, at 11pm and 1pm.
Please note that the tours take place at the English Heritage Archaeological store in Helmsley, postcode YO62 5DP.
Tours are free and must be booked through our customer services team. Please call 0370 333 1183 to pre-book.