Saxons & Vikings: Siege of Wareham
Witness the sound and fury of Saxon and Viking warriors in pitched battle as they recreate the siege of Wareham. Explore the Saxon village and learn about everyday life during this harsh period.
King Alfred’s Court and Young Warrior Training both return for 2017. Beware the cries of ‘Odin’ across the Isle of Purbeck.
Daily Programme – 10am Saxon living history. 11am – Viking raid on the Saxon stronghold. 12.30pm – Kings Alfred’s Court, (training young volunteer warriors). 14.45pm – Mustering the Saxon and Viking armies in the village square. 15.00pm – Saxon and Viking, battle in the main castle arena.
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
More info: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/corfe-castle
The Square, Corfe Castle, Dorset, BH20 5EZ United Kingdom
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