Helmsley Archaeological store tours

DATE

22 April - 7 Oct 2020, Wednesdays only (except August) 

TIME

11am and 1pm

LOCATION

Helmsley Castle 

SUITABLE FOR

Everyone

Helmsley Archaeology Store holds the extensive archaeological collections and paper based archives from English Heritage guardianship sites from the North of England including the counties of Northumberland, County Durham, Cumbria, Lancashire, Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire, Cheshire. The range of collections spans English history from Prehistory to the modern day, from flint, architectural stonework to ceramics and small artefacts.

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. 

Tour times for 2020 are as follows

Wednesday 22nd April - 11:00 & 13:00

Wednesday 20th May – 11:00 & 13:00

Wednesday 24th June – 11:00 & 13:00

Wednesday 22nd July -   11:00 & 13:00

Wednesday 16th September – 11:00 & 13:00

Wednesday 7th October - 11:00 & 13:00

Prices

Type Price
English Heritage members Free

Price Notes

Tours are free and must be booked through our customer services team. 

How to book

Please call our ticket sales team on 0370 333 1181 to pre-book.

How to find us

Property: Helmsley Castle
Address: Castlegate, Helmsley, YO62 5AB
Location: Helmsley, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber

Membership starts from £48

Membership gives you unlimited access to castles and gardens, historic houses and abbeys, and kids go free ...

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FREE ENTRY FOR UP TO SIX CHILDREN

Free entry for up to six children accompanied by an adult member (under 18 years and within the family group).

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