Tagged: Events

Things to do in June

A woman high-fives a child outside Walmer Castle
Posted:
31 May 2017
Posted By:
Hannah Silverman
Categories:
Things To Do

Finally the sun is shining and hopefully it'll be no time before we can leave our coats and wellies at home and properly venture into the great outdoors. We’ve got lots planned this month including our exclusive Blooming Gardens events and medieval encampments where you can witness the drama o...

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Things To Do in May

Posted:
21 April 2017
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

Summer is just around the corner, and the warmer weather brings exciting days out in the places where history happened. Enjoy a picnic in the grounds of a stately home, or witness a wartime castle brought to life with living history and reenactment events. Here are our top picks for days out in hi...

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Medieval magic: Meet the Enchanted Circus

is a cautionary tale about a couple who are never satisfied with what they have | image © Luigi Sergio Tenani
Posted:
14 July 2016
Posted By:
Tom Moriarty
Categories:
Things To Do

Nicole and Martin are two Swiss performers who’ve spent their lives enchanting audiences with their retellings of fairytales and folk stories. They’ve performed over 2,300 times in 400 venues and 9 countries, they’ve had a sold out run at the Edinburgh Fringe and won awards across the world. ...

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47 ways (at least) to banish boredom this summer

#banishboredom with English Heritage's family events this summer
Posted:
13 July 2016
Posted By:
English Heritage
Categories:
Things To Do

Here at English Heritage we are on a mission to #banishboredom this summer. Do tales of Roman legionaries get your heart racing? Perhaps you wish you could clank around in a suit of armour, or ride a noble steed. Our packed events programme will help you find something fun to do wherever you are ...

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What makes a strong castle?

Prudhoe Castle in Northumerland - a great example of a good castle and the only fortress not to fall to the Scots
Posted:
10 May 2016
Posted By:
English Heritage
Categories:
History Uncovered, Things To Do

Like many of England’s iconic Norman castles and fortresses, Prudhoe Castle in Northumberland has stood the test of time. It’s also the only Northumberland fortress that has never fallen to the Scots - despite being besieged twice. This year also marks 30 years since English Heritage opened the ...

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