Knight's Tournament

Date

Sat 19 - Sun 20 Aug 2017 

Time

11am-5pm

Location

Goodrich Castle 

Suitable For

Everyone

A knight in full armour holding a sword.

Feel the heat of this fiery contest as rival knights show their prowess at archery and swordmanship. Brandishing blades and bows, they'll face each other in a test of strength and skill.

Explore the medieval encampment guided by the smell of fire-cooked food and the sound of merry music. Let the little ones show off their bravery with knight's battle drills out on the field.

Timetable of Events:

11.30am - Medieval Archery Contest
Join us at the main arena as the squires compete in a contest of accuracy and speed.

12.00pm - Zooted
Comedy juggling show.
 
1.00pm - Arming the Knights

Visit the encampment to see the knights armed ready for the contest, with the help of their squires.

1.30pm - The Tournee
A fierce competition where our knights take up their choice of weapons, and attempt to outwit and outfight their opponents.

2.30pm - Zooted
Circus skills workshop.

3.00pm - Arming the Knights
Visit the encampment to see the knights armed ready for the contest, with the help of their squires.
 
3.30pm - The Grand Melee
Knights and squires go against each other in this battlefield sport. A contest of skill and treachery, alliances will be made and broken as the knights and squires battle to strike the crest from the heads of the opposition.

4.30pm - Zooted
Comedy juggling show.

This event is part of our Medieval Knights Season.

Prices

Type Price
Member (Adult) £1.50
Member (Child) £0.80
Member (Concession) £1.35
Member (Family) £3.80
Adult £9.10
Child, 5-15 years £5.40
Concession £8.15
Family £23.60

Price Notes

Corporate members pay English Heritage member rates to this event.

How to book

Purchase your tickets today using our online system or by calling our dedicated Ticket Sales Team on 0370 333 1183 (Mon – Fri 8.30am – 5.30pm Sat 9am – 5pm). Please note the telephone bookings will close at 3pm the day before the event or 3pm on Friday if the event is on a weekend. Tickets will also be available to purchase at the event site on the day.

How to find us

Property
Address
Castle Lane, Goodrich, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 6HY
Location
Herefordshire, West Midlands

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