Discover the story of the original Salisbury and take the family for a day out to Old Sarum, 2 miles north of where the city stands now. The mighty Iron Age hill fort was where the first cathedral once stood and the Romans, Normans and Saxons have all left their mark.
Today, 5,000 years of history are told through graphic interpretation panels on site. Families, heritage lovers and walkers can enjoy a great value day out at Old Sarum- you could even bring a picnic and enjoy the fantastic views across the Wiltshire countryside. The gift shop has a delicious range of ice-creams and exclusive English Heritage gifts and produce. Wooden bows and arrows are also on sale to help the kids imagine what life was like all those years ago!
Festive Family Fun Trail
Sat 7 & Sun 8 Dec 2013
We need your help to solve our festive mystery! Bring along the whole family to solve the Christmas clues and earn your tasty prize!
Sat 14 & Sun 15 Dec 2013
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Castle Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire - SP1 3SD
For just £48 a year, English Heritage members get free entry to our properties and exclusive discounts.