Eboracum Roman Festival returns to York for 2022 with free activities for children!

Roman Festival York 2022

As if there wasn’t enough to look forward to in York this summer for families to look forward to, York Museums Trust has announced that the Eboracum Roman Festival is returning!

Taking over York Museum Gardens on 25th and 26th June 2022, there’ll be a whole weekend of family fun, including a Roman Living History camp, kids’ army, crafts, family activities and much more, all of which are free! Experience the sights and sounds of a Roman encampment between 10 am and 5 pm, and take part in the Roman-themed family activities from 11am to 3pm.

Yorkshire Museum

If you’re willing to splash out a little bit, why not use the opportunity to visit the Yorkshire Museum to see some amazing Roman treasures at the new exhibition ‘They Ryedale Hoard: A Roman Mystery’. While you’re there, don’t forget to visit the dinosaurs too! Read our review of The Yorkshire Museum here to see what to expect and why we recommend it.

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