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History in Action (Multi-period)

Saturday 27 - Monday 29 August, 2016

Set on the Lower Lawns of Arundel Castle, the tented encampments of Raven Tor Living History Group, The Company of St Barbara and other historical re-enactment groups will reflect 2,000 years of local and Castle history in crafts, costume, and combat displays.

Visitors will be able to meet Roman Gladiators, Norman Knights, 15th Century archers, and 18th Century Smugglers to name but a few of the wide range of historical characters and displays on view over the Bank Holiday weekend.

 

 

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Mr Baker's Dozen

Mr Baker's Dozen

2 July, 2016

Mr Baker’s Dozen — a traditional English Dance Side will dance & play between 2.00pm & 3.30pm

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Norman Knight's Tournament

Norman Knight's Tournament

9 - 10 July, 2016

12th century Knights and Crusaders will meet in preparation for the long journey to the Holy Land.

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Classic Cars Gathering

Classic Cars Gathering

10 July, 2016

A gathering of Classic vehicles and supercars

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Arundel Castle & Gardens - CLOSED SATURDAY 16 July 2016

Arundel Castle & Gardens - CLOSED SATURDAY 16 July 2016

16 July, 2016

Arundel Castle & Gardens - CLOSED SATURDAY 16 July 2016

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International Jousting & Medieval Tournament Week *

International Jousting & Medieval Tournament Week *

26 - 31 July, 2016

Unique and exciting weeklong Jousting & Medieval tournament under the shadow of the mighty Castle

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Living History Day

Living History Day

2 August, 2016

Set on the American Ground this day will be an opportunity to meet historical characters, who will bring the past to life.

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Jaguar Day - Jaguar Enthusiasts' Club WS

Jaguar Day - Jaguar Enthusiasts' Club WS

7 August, 2016

A gathering of Classic Jaguars & Daimlers through to modern supercars

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Living History Day

Living History Day

9 August, 2016

Set on the American Ground this day will be an opportunity to meet historical characters, who will bring the past to life.

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Jaguar XK & Jaguar FT Enthusiasts' Clubs

Jaguar XK & Jaguar FT Enthusiasts' Clubs

13 August, 2016

The Jaguar XK8/R Enthusiasts Club and The Jaguar F-Type Enthusiasts Club and their magnificent cars gather on the Castle’s Lower Lawns...

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Medieval Tournament

Medieval Tournament

20 - 21 August, 2016

Combat, craft, weapons and armour demonstrations representing Life in a Medieval Castle during the 15th Century

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National Open Art Pop Up Exhibition

National Open Art Pop Up Exhibition

20 - 31 August, 2016

During the Arundel Festival, in the Barons' Hall, NOA will proudly show contemporary works by artists & photographers. Normal Castle admission prices.

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Pirates & Smugglers Day

Pirates & Smugglers Day

18 September, 2016

Set in the Keep at Arundel Castle - an opportunity to find out about the Smugglers of Sussex, and the Pirates who menaced the waters of the World.

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Normans & Crusaders in The Keep

Normans & Crusaders in The Keep

26 - 27 October, 2016

The life and times of the 12th Century Norman Period in The Keep at Arundel Castle

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