York Museums Trust

Events - 30 Oct 15

Dick Turpin’s Hangman – Fri 30 Oct 2015

Date: Friday 30 October 2015, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Venue: York Castle Museum

York Castle Museum is housed in buildings originally built as prisons for both debtors and felons. Its most famous inmate was highwayman Dick Turpin, who spent his last days here before being executed in 1739 for horse theft.

Meet York Prison’s hangman as he awaits Dick Turpin’s execution and tells the full story of the notorious highwayman

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Gallery Torch Lit Tours – Fri 30 Oct 2015

Date: Friday 30 October 2015, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Venue: York Art Gallery

This event is now fully booked

 

A very special evening tour of York Art Gallery as part of Museums at Night. Uncover the Gallery’s secrets by torchlight.

5:30pm – 6:30pm

7pm – 8pm

£5 per ticket, suitable for all ages.
Gallery admission included in ticket price.

Tickets are limited and booking is essential.
To book a place please ring York Museums Trust on 01904 697979.

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A Restless Place – Pilot Theatre in association with York Museums Trust – Fri 30 Oct 2015

Date: Friday 30 October 2015, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Venue: York Castle Museum

A Restless Place by Juliana Mensah, directed by Katie Posner

Following on from the sellout productions of In Fog and Falling Snow, Clocking In and Blood + Chocolate, Pilot Theatre offer you another unique opportunity to experience one of York’s heritage sites in a completely new and unexpected way. Enter through the locked doors of York Castle Museum into corridors and cells housing lost voices and found stories, tales of home and the search for belonging. Verbatim testimonies blend with folktale as you meet characters drawn from both myth and reality on their journeys into the unknown.

 

 

Tickets £10/£7.50
York Theatre Royal Box office 01904 623568

www.yorktheatreroyal.co.uk

 

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A Restless Place – Pilot Theatre in association with York Museums Trust – Fri 30 Oct 2015

Date: Friday 30 October 2015, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Venue: York Castle Museum

A Restless Place by Juliana Mensah, directed by Katie Posner

Following on from the sellout productions of In Fog and Falling Snow, Clocking In and Blood + Chocolate, Pilot Theatre offer you another unique opportunity to experience one of York’s heritage sites in a completely new and unexpected way. Enter through the locked doors of York Castle Museum into corridors and cells housing lost voices and found stories, tales of home and the search for belonging. Verbatim testimonies blend with folktale as you meet characters drawn from both myth and reality on their journeys into the unknown.

Tickets £10/£7.50
York Theatre Royal Box office 01904 623568

www.yorktheatreroyal.co.uk

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