Get Hands on with History at Carisbrooke Castle

DATE

Sat 25 May - Sun 2 Jun 2019 

TIME

10am - 5pm

LOCATION

Carisbrooke Castle 

SUITABLE FOR

Children

Four children in heroic pose

Get stuck into the tales that shaped our history, at a fairytale castle like no other. In an exciting week of hands on activities for kids, take to the lists in junior jousting, or try on suits of armour like the knights and squires of old. Gasp in amazement as our storytellers share the myths and legends that shaped our history, or learn tactics and sword skills needed for an epic kids battle! 

 

About Carisbrooke Castle

Ancient Carisbrooke Castle sits at the heart of the Isle of Wight. Steeped in history, you’ll find walls to climb, battlements to conquer and open spaces to explore. You can also meet the famous Carisbrooke donkeys and see them work, visit a fascinating museum and see the castle's Edwardian garden.

Discover more things to see and do at Carisbrooke Castle. Plan your visit today.

Prices

Type Price
English Heritage members Free
Adult £10.50
Child, 5-17 years £6.20
Concession £9.40
Family £27.00

Price Notes

Ticket price includes entry to the 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: Carisbrooke Castle
Address: Castle Hill, Newport, PO30 1XY
Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, South East

Membership starts from £48

Membership gives you unlimited access to castles and gardens, historic houses and abbeys, and kids go free ...

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Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.

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).

FREE HANDBOOK TO PLAN INSPIRING DAYS OUT, WORTH £10.95

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