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What's On

Step into history with our summer season of events.

Experience the thrill of medieval sportsmanship with real live jousts and knights' tournaments. Get creative and build a castle in a castle with our popular Minecraft workshops. Or explore England's historic gardens with exclusive tours and demonstrations from our horticultural experts. 

There's something for everyone. 

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Upcoming Events

Legendary Summer Season

Make this summer legendary. Witness Romans clashing, brave knights battling it out in real tournaments, and jousters displaying feats of strength and skill to rival today’s top athletes.

Experience the drama for yourself at one of our blockbuster historical events taking place across the country.

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Become an English Heritage member and take full advantage of free entry to over 400 sites plus free or discounted access to our exciting events programme throughout the year.

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Forthcoming events

  • The Archers Pavillion in the Wrest Park grounds.

    Garden Tours

    Tue and Thu from 1 Apr 2019. Saturdays and Sunday from 1st June to the end of the September. Tours start at 11.30am and 1.30pm Wrest Park
  • A spectacular horse display at Bolsover Castle's Cavendish's Horses

    Cavendish Horses

    Sat 6 April - Sun 6 October 2019, Weekends only 11.30am - 3.30pm Bolsover Castle
  • Archaeology Store Tours

    24 Apr - 16 Oct 2019, Various dates 11am and 1pm Helmsley Castle
  • Wallpaper Tours

    The first Sunday of every Month 11am and 1pm Wrest Park
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