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There are lots of exciting things coming up in York in 2018, and one we’re particularly excited about is the incredible opportunity to see Tim Peake’s spacecraft, Soyuz TMA-19M, at the National Railway Museum in York from 17th January to 8th March 2018. The capsule, along with its equipped interior and char marks on its

February Half Term

Don’t give in to the temptation to hibernate this February half term (18th to 26th February 2017). There’s loads happening in and around York during the holidays for kids, from the JORVIK Viking Festival to the drive-in cinema and fun book-related activities at Nunnington Hall. Here’s our pick of the best, and don’t forget to

February Half Term

There’s no escaping Vikings this February half term in York. Not only are they taking over town for the JORVIK Viking Festival, but they’re even visiting York Minster from February 21st to 23rd. Head along to York’s most stunning land mark to handle authentic and replica Viking artefacts, learn how to play a Viking board

February Half Term

Help the Yorkshire Museum and their resident Viking prepare for the brand new exhibition, Viking: Rediscover the Legend (which opens in May) with hands-on opportunities, a trail and ‘curator’s corner’ this February half term. 18th to 26th February 2017 – 10am to 5pm – <a href="https://www find out.yorkshiremuseum.org.uk/” target=”_blank”>yorkshiremuseum.org.uk

February Half Term

Fancy seeing some animals this February half term? Then head across to Flamingo Land where the Winter Zoo is open daily, and includes Keeper Talks and walkthrough enclosures for unrestricted views of lemurs and wallabies. During the weekends and school holidays (11th to 26th February), there will be extra entertainment on offer in the form