Stepping into the past: immersive historical experiences

in East Yorkshire in Ripon in South Yorkshire

Dress up as a Viking, join 1940’s nostalgia or cruise through motoring history with these immersive historical experiences in Yorkshire:

Haworth 1940’s Weekend 17th – 19th May 2024

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Put on a 1940’s costume and join the residents of Haworth (West of Bradford) for historical decorations, stalls, dances and re-enactments along Main Street and the park.


Burton Agnes Vintage Car Rally 12th May 2024

For those heading closer to the East Coast (just near Flamborough Head), there’s the Burton Agnes Vintage Car Rally at Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens. The rally is organised by the East Yorkshire Thoroughbred Car Club.


Brighouse 1940’s Weekend – Summer 2024

Experience fly-pasts, meet Churchill, ride on a mini-steam train and generally join in the fun at the Brighouse 1940’s weekend.


Otley Victorian Fayre | First Sunday in December

Otley Victorian Fayre was originally the brainchild of Otley Chamber of Trade. They wanted to give the town’s shops a boost in the run up to Christmas and chose the Victorian theme because it was in the Victorian era that Christmas, as we now know it, really started.


Historic Vehicle Rally at Newby Hall | Sunday 21st July 2024

A fun day out for all the family just near Ripon at the beautiful Newby Hall. Camping is available for exhibitors.


Vikings, Jousting and Medieval History at Murton Park

Murton Park hosts historical re-enactments throughout the summer with everything from Vikings to cowboys.

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