Les Routiers de Rouen: Soldier’s Camp
Saturday 14th April - Sunday 15th April, 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Must see Children and FamiliesLiving History
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 7th – Conflict 1485 & Sunday 27th and Monday 28th – Conflict 1485
- June: Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th – Soldier’s Camp & Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th – Soldier’s Camp
- July: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th – Soldier’s Camp
- August: Sunday 26th and Monday 27th – Conflict 1485
- September: Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th – Soldiers Camp & Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd – Soldier’s Camp
Don’t miss The Bosworth Medieval Festival over the weekend of 18th & 19th August – get 10% off tickets online here.
Summer Reading Challenge: Mischief Makers
Saturday 7th July - Saturday 8th September, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Summer Reading Challenge takes place every year during the summer holidays. You can sign up at your local library, then read six library books of your choice to complete the Challenge
Royal Robes Hunt
Saturday 14th July - Sunday 2nd September, 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Pick up a sheet from our Ticket Office, explore the Heritage Centre and Country Park to find the hidden items of Royal clothing and return to collect your prize.
Saturday 21st July, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative 2 km guided walk exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor.
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