Get Hands on with History at Battle Abbey

DATE

Sat 20 Jul - Sun 1 Sep 2019 

TIME

10am - 5pm

LOCATION

1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield 

SUITABLE FOR

Children

An activity leader teaching children sword drill

England’s past is bursting with tales of brave heroes, formidable foes and weird and wonderful happenings. Join us to uncover the myths and legends of 1066, and get set for a jam-packed summer of fun-filled activities inspired by these epic tales. 

Learn essential medieval skills, from the art of handling medieval weapons to mastering courtly manners. Have a go at junior jousting or take part in a mini kid’s battle. Discover awe-inspiring myths and legends at our storytelling sessions and join us for object handling and dressing up. The activity available will change daily, so you can come back time and time again to try something new!

Prices

Type Price
English Heritage members Free
Adult £12.30
Child, 5-17 years £7.40
Concession £11.10
Family £32.00

Price Notes

Ticket price includes entry to the event and site. Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult.

How to book

Tickets will be available to purchase at the event site on the day.

How to find us

Property: 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield
Address: High Street, Battle, TN33 0AE
Location: Battle, East Sussex, South East

Membership starts from £48

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FREE ENTRY FOR UP TO SIX CHILDREN

Free entry for up to six children accompanied by an adult member (under 18 years and within the family group).

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