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Events at Dover Castle

Castle Comes Alive - Campaign!

Tue 26 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
Are you ready to join Henry II’s army and fight for the King? Equip yourself with bow, sword or spear and practice battlefield manoeuvres. Perform well and you may be rewarded by the greatest king in Christendom!

Medieval Falconry

Sat 06 - Tue 09 Sep 2014
Gaze skywards and in awe as hawks, owls and falcons soar above the castle. Discover the art of training, exercising and hunting with birds and hear the stories and legends from medieval times.

Victorian Falconry

Sat 13 & Sun 14 Sep 2014
Embark on a flight of fancy and journey to the Victorian age. Watch in awe as hawks, owls and falcons soar high above the ramparts in a traditional display.

War and the Horse

Sat 20 & Sun 21 Sep 2014
Re-enactment, talks, music and children’s activities help tell the remarkable story of the relationship forged between rider and horse in the Cavalry of the First World War.

Haunted Castle

Sat 25 Oct - Sun 2 Nov 2014
Feeling brave enough to take on Kent’s most haunted castle? Be prepared to be scared on our spooky Halloween adventure for families and kids.

Halloween Ghost Tour

Fri 31 Oct 2014
Join us for a special Halloween evening ghost tour through Dover Castle. You will hear the strange but true experiences of those who work here and discover the myths and legends surrounding this atmospheric ancient site.


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01304 211 067
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0870 333 1181
Castle Hill, Dover, Kent - CT16 1HU
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