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Les Routiers de Rouen: Soldier’s Camp

Saturday 14th April - Sunday 15th April, 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

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Les Routiers de Rouen: Soldier's Camp

Step back in time as 15th century Yorkist soldiers and their followers are brought to life in an authentically dressed period camp by Les Routiers de Rouen.

See what the common soldiers would wear to battle and the cruel weapons that threatened them. Explore the life in camp as food is cooked, archery is practised and herbs are prepared to season the food and make medicines to treat the wounded.  Bring the family to experience the sights, sounds and smells of a medieval army camp.

Entry to this event is included in your admission ticket to our award-winning Exhibition. Purchase tickets here.

Other Living History dates for your diary throughout the year;

  • May: Sunday 6th and Monday 7thConflict 1485 Sunday 27th and Monday 28thConflict 1485
  • June: Saturday 16th and Sunday 17thSoldier’s Camp Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24thSoldier’s Camp
  • July: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th – Soldier’s Camp
  • August: Sunday 26th and Monday 27thConflict 1485
  • September: Saturday 8th and Sunday 9thSoldiers Camp Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rdSoldier’s Camp 

Don’t miss The Bosworth Medieval Festival over the weekend of 18th & 19th August – get 10% off tickets online here.

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