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Mustering for War

Saturday 22 - Sunday 23 June, 2019

The Empress Matilda has arrived at Arundel Castle to make her claim for the throne of England. Hearing that her cousin, Stephen, has already been crowned, Matilda prepares her army for war. Our encampments demonstrate the crafts and activities from the 12th century. 

Included in all standard admission prices.

Have-a-go archery for 8 years+ and height restrictions may apply.

 

Timetable

10.00 Event opens
10.00 - 1.00 Have-a-go archery
10.00 Weapons training
11.00 Storyteller
12.00 Weapons and armour demonstration
12.30 Falconry display
1.00 Storyteller
2.00 - 4.00 Have-a-go archery
2.00 Archery demonstration
2.30 Falconry display
3.00 Storyteller
3.30 Combat, Archery and Fighting Tactics demonstration
4.30 Event finishes

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