Learn about the Tudors this August Bank Holiday weekend!

27th – 28th August

August bank holiday event Tudor Times

Tudor Times August Bank Holiday Event

Discover what it was like to live in Tudor times and gather with the Militia to oppose the Armada in this family-friendly living history event.

The Tudor Group, an historical interpretation society which brings to life this fascinating period of history, sets out to illustrate daily life for Tudor men, women and children, both rich and poor.

  • Meet costumed re-enactors as they bring the Museum’s historic buildings to life
  • Learn about how clothes and garments were made with wool during the Tudor period and watch fleece preparation with a Tudor Great Wheel!
  • Explore the encampment to admire reproduction Tudor weaponry and learn about bullet-making , match-cord production and making a ‘jack of plate’
  • Visit the kitchen to learn all about Tudor cookery and see how food was prepared for the soldiers and labourers of the household
  • Watch exciting displays

Standard admission prices apply. Free entry for Annual Pass holders.

Please note that Tesco Clubcard vouchers cannot be used on bank holiday Monday.