Cavendish's Horses:

The Art of Manege at Bolsover Castle

DATE

Sat 2 - 3 July 2022 

TIME

11.30am, 1.30pm, 3.30pm

LOCATION

Bolsover Castle 

SUITABLE FOR

Everyone

Witness expert horsemen in flamboyant 17th century costume, training for art and battle to baroque music in the spectacular surroundings of the Riding School at Bolsover Castle. Behold breath-taking displays of horses in training as they refine the methods created by one of the great equestrian masters, William Cavendish.

An expert in historic horsemanship, Dominic Sewell and his Historic Equitation team will reveal more about the famous training techniques of Cavendish and their majestic horses will demonstrate traditional moves and skills of the time.

Suitable for all, perfect for those with an appreciation of skilled horsemanship and an interest in the history of riding as an art form.

For English Heritage members, Cavendish Horses costs £2.50 per adult and £1.50 per child (under 5s go free). For non-members, the additional cost is £4 per adult and £3 per child (under 5s go free) on top of normal admission prices.

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Please note that photography and filming is prohibited during the displays.

Prices

Type Price
English Heritage members Free
Adult £14.20
Child, 5-17 years £8.50
Concession £12.80
Family (2 Adults) £36.90
Family (1 Adult) £22.70

Price Notes

There is an additional cost for Cavendish Horses in addition to the normal admission prices shown. For members, the extra cost is £2.50 per adult and £1.50 per child (under 5s go free). For non-members, the additional cost is £4 per adult and £3 per child (under 5s go free).

How to book

Simply click on the Buy Tickets button above. This will take you to our online booking system. Once there simply select the date for the event (2 or 3 July) you want to attend and add on an additional ticket for Cavendish Horses under the Enhance Your Visit section. Please make sure you bring your booking confirmation with you when you visit. If you are a Member please remember to bring your English Heritage Membership card. Members are able to book event tickets at the Member rate for those included in the membership only.

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Property: Bolsover Castle
Address: Castle Street, Bolsover, S44 6PR
Location: Bolsover, Derbyshire, East Midlands

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