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A Call to Arms

Saturday 20 - Monday 22 April, 2019

It is the year 1189 and Richard the Lionheart, King of England, prepares to set off on the Third Crusade. Arundel Castle is now the scene for these preparations. A 12th century encampment is the wonderful setting for demonstrations of armour, combat, archery and falconry. Crafts include making mail armour, leather working, scribing and cooking

Event included in all standard admission prices.

Have-a-go archery for over 8s only, height restrictions may apply

10.00 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.

Timetable

10.00 Living history encampment opens and weapons training
10.00-1.00 Have-a-go archery
11.00 Weapons and armour demonstration
12.00 Falconry display
12.30 Combat and archery demonstration
1.00 Archery demonstration
2.00-4.00 Have-a-go archery
2.00 Falconry display
3.00 Combat and archery demonstration
4.30 Event closes

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