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Saxon & Viking Falconry

Date: Sunday, 03 May 2020
Time(s): 10:00 to 17:30

Type: Education

Booking Required: No

 

National Trust event. Learn about the Saxon Kings who enjoyed the sport, from Ethelbald of Mercia to Edward the Confessor, and find out how the royal sport of falconry was very different from the falconry practiced by professional fowlers. Hear the stories of Harold Godwinson and his hawks, taken straight from the Bayeux Tapestry.
Event ticket prices: This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Suitability: Dogs on leads are welcome.
Other: All shows are weather permitting.

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