A Date with History

Explore the history of the unique bond between dogs and humans, discover how 3D visualisations are opening up new ways of experiencing pilgrimage, and learn about the Viking Great Army’s movements across England.


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View our packed programme of over 150 events.

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Find an event that's right for you from our 15 broad themes.

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Festival Focus

A number of themed events on some of today’s most pressing issues.

Festival Focus