Our curators talks provide insight into our exhibitions, artefacts and specialist areas of interest.

Curator’s Talks

Want to find out more about our collections? Our knowledgeable curators regularly give talks that an provide insight into our exhibitions, artefacts 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.

  • 8 January 2019: The Netted Carpet Moth – The Curious Case of a Moth Used as a Commodity
  • 22 January 2019: Coins and Conversion
  • 5 February 2019: Volcanoes – An Explosive Tale
  • 19 February 2019: Moving the Vikings – Tales from a Touring Exhibition
  • 5 March 2019: Money and Constantine the Great
  • 19 March 2019: Yorkshire Lias

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.