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Norman Knights in the Keep at Arundel Castle – 24/25 October 2018

Aug 22 2018

This October half term, visitors to Arundel Castle will be able to find out what it was like living at the Castle in the early Norman period with weapons, armour, combat and craft demonstrations to bring the era to life.

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12,000 Years of Combat at Arundel Castle – 25 – 27 August 2018

Aug 05 2018

The tented encampments of five renowned living history groups and many individual historical re-enactors will reflect over 12,000 years of local and Castle history with crafts, costume, and combat displays from the Stone Age to the Victorians – and almost everything in between! With a daily parade showcasing the different eras, visitors can spend bank holiday weekend immersed in history!

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Living History Day at Arundel Castle – 16 September 2018

Jul 25 2018

As the Castle celebrates the 950th anniversary of its initial construction, Raven Tor Living History Group returns to portray the men and women of the 12th century with combat training and crafts of the late Norman period.

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Living History Day at Arundel Castle – 31 July / 7 August 2018

Jul 24 2018

Meet a variety of historical characters, such as a Knight, Pirate and Medieval Surgeon. There’s a range of have-a-go activities for all ages, including archery for the over 8s plus ‘meet the falconer’, a face painter and a story teller. History has never been so much fun!

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Family History Weekend at Arundel Castle – 18 – 19 August 2018

Jul 05 2018

Set within the upper grounds of Arundel Castle, the Family History Weekend will be an opportunity to meet a variety of historical characters such as a Knight, Pirate and Medieval Scribe. With have-a-go activities, including archery, mini catapults and a craft tent plus falconry and storytelling, this two-day event is the perfect way to entertain all the family this August.

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