Curator's Talks at the Yorkshire Museum

Curator’s Talks

Want to find out more about our collections? Our knowledgeable curators regularly give talks that an provide insight into our exhibitions, aretfacts, and specialist areas of interest.

Lunchtime Talks – 12.30pm to 1pm

Our lunchtime talks are ideal for gaining an insight into some of our most interesting artefacts from our archaeology and natural science collections. Talks take place Tuesdays 12.30-1pm and are FREE with admission. There’s no need to book.

  • CANCELLED: 10 April – 15 Years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme
  • 24 April – The Yorkshire Lias: Mud and Monsters
  • 8 May – What’s eating our collection?
  • 22 May – Yorkshire’s Jurassic World – Discovery
  • 5 June – A Dinosaur called Alan – Virtually
  • 12 June – The Archaeology of Magic: Charms and Amulets
  • 26 June – Yorkshire’s Jurassic World – Coral Seas
  • 10 July – Yorkshire’s Jurassic World – Deep Oceans
  • 24 July – Coins of York’s African Emperor
  • 7 August – St Mary’s Abbey
  • 21 August – Yorkshire’s Jurassic World – Dinosaur Country
  • 4 September – Oldest coins from Yorkshire
  • 18 September – Uncleby Cemetery

Please note that we may occasionally have to change the dates or titles of talks – please call 01904 687687 or email enquiries@ymt.org.uk before your visit for the latest information.