What’s On

Welcome to the events page here you’ll be able to get up to date information about up and coming events. To find out more information about a particular event scroll down and either click on the event title or image to be taken to the page for that event.

As well as our main events programme we regularly host several reenactment and living history groups.  These groups use our reconstructed historical sites to portray the past from Stone Age through to the Second World War with many in between.

If you are interested in hosting an event here at Murton Park please contact events@murtonpark.co.uk or 01904489966.

Date/Time Event
21/07/2019 - 31/08/2019
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Threads of Green

An exhibition by the wonderful ‘Yorkshire Ones’ group. You will be able to count how many green men are featured in the embroideries and quilts on display amongst the ‘green’ images created using a variety of techniques which include ceramics.


Threads of Green
Date/Time Event
29/07/2019 - 02/08/2019
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Prehistoric School Holiday Activities

See what it was like to live in Yorkshire at the end of the Stone Age into the start of the Bronze Age. Make a clay beaker, try prehistoric hunting techniques and listen to the story of Otzi the Iceman.


Prehistoric School Holiday Activities
Date/Time Event
05/08/2019 - 09/08/2019
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Viking School Holiday Activities

See what it was like to live as a Viking over 1100 years ago! Make a clay lamp, train with spear and shield, and see what it was actually like to live in a Viking longhouse.


Viking School Holiday Activities
Date/Time Event
19/08/2019 - 23/08/2019
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Viking School Holiday Activities

See what it was like to live as a Viking over 1100 years ago! Make a clay lamp, train with spear and shield, and see what it was actually like to live in a Viking longhouse.


Viking School Holiday Activities
Date/Time Event
27/08/2019 - 30/08/2019
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Prehistoric School Holiday Activities

See what it was like to live in Yorkshire at the end of the Stone Age into the start of the Bronze Age. Make a clay beaker, try prehistoric hunting techniques and listen to the story of Otzi the Iceman.


Prehistoric School Holiday Activities
Date/Time Event
28/10/2019 - 31/10/2019
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Halloween - Family Fun

Halloween fun is once again here at Murton Park. Find the infamous witch Minerva Loon for a spooky story and carve your own pumpkin to take home with you.


Halloween - Family Fun