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Festival Fringe Family Fun Afternoon

Saturday 8 June 2019, 1.00PM to 4.30pm

The Humanities Research Centre presents an afternoon of energetic, crafty, puzzling, scientific and historical fun with postgraduate students from across the University of York at this year’s York Festival of Ideas Fringe Family Fun Afternoon. The activities are particularly suitable for five to 11-year-olds but other family members are welcome to join in too. 

Activities will include:

  • Mission to the Stars
  • DNA Detectives
  • The Marvellous Beasts of the Middle Ages
  • Stone Age Arts and Crafts
  • Secret Pitches
  • Hidden Colours
  • The Wonders of Light
  • Big Journeys, Small Things
  • Seeing Through the Body
  • Wonderful, Weird, and Wacky: The Victorians and their Great Exhibitions
  • The Wonders of Conversation
  • Wonder Through the Ages
  • How often do you share? Connecting families over 9,000 years
  • Discover Your World, Renaissance-style
  • Languages are the Wonders of the World

No ticket needed – just come along!


Location: Ron Cooke Hub, East Campus