Events for Arundel Castle & Gardens

Four Nations Medieval Tournament

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

23rd June 2018 - 24th June 2018

The knights, squires, and men at arms of Raven Tor Living History Group will meet in a medieval foot tournament representing four historical nations. Alongside the tournament, visitors can also enjoy storytelling, falconry, have-a-go archery for the over 8s as well as a host of medieval crafts. Come along and cheer your chosen nation to victory!

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £13 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

Norman Knights Tournament

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

14th July 2018 - 15th July 2018

This weekend will see a tournament of Norman foot combat held on the upper grounds of Arundel Castle. Along with a tented encampment, which will include a variety of crafts and demonstrations of the period, as well as a falconry display, have-a-go-archery for the over 8s and a storyteller to enthrall and excite visitors.

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £13 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

International Jousting and Medieval Tournament

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

24th July 2018 - 29th July 2018

The undisputed highlight of Arundel Castle’s events calendar – the International Jousting and Medieval Tournament – is this year celebrating its tenth anniversary and promising the biggest and best contest to date.
Competitors from around the world will be taking part in the thrilling six-day Tournament. Supported by the knights and men-at-arms of Raven Tor, a storyteller, the musicians of Roughe Musike, have-a-go-archery and a host of crafts, displays and entertainment within the authentic style encampments, this promises to be one of the largest medieval events the Castle has undertaken.

Tickets
£12 for a child (5-16 yrs)
£25 for an adult
£62 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

Living History Day

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

31st July 2018, 10:00 - 17:00

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!

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £13 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

Living History Day

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

7th August 2018, 10:00 - 17:00

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!

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £13 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

Family History Weekend

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

18th August 2018 - 19th August 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.

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £13 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

12,000 Years of Combat

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

25th August 2018 - 27th August 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!

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £13 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

Living History Day

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

16th September 2018, 10:00 - 17:00

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.

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £13 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)

Norman Knights in the Keep

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Arundel, West Sussex

24th October 2018 - 25th October 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.

Tickets
From £11 for a child (5-16 yrs)
From £15 for an adult
From £51 for a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)