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Whats On: Education

Throughout the year Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck plays host to a wide array of events and festivals for all ages. You can filter the events by: Animals and Conservation (1), Childrens or Family Event (18), Community (160), Durlston Country Park (259), Education (6), Exhibitions, Shows (5), Food and Drink (1), History and Heritage (4), Hobbies (1), Music (5), Sport and Exercise, Walks (34), Theatre and Stage (2), .

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Medieval craft

From 27th April 2019 to 28th April 2019 10:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Education

Explore the Outer Bailey and try your hand at medieval craftsmanship. Perhaps help daub the wattle walls on the stonemasons’ lodge or make and decorate a clay tile to take home with you. You can also contribute your artwork to a new felt ...

Corfe Castle Artisan's weekend

From 15th June 2019 to 16th June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Education

Meet the dedicated team of volunteer artisans as they demonstrate traditional skills and medieval techniques in stonemasonry, carpentry and craft. There will be opportunities to get involved and try your hand at some of these skills over the course ...

Festival of Archaeology at Corfe Castle

From 6th July 2019 to 7th July 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Education

Join Corfe Castle as we take part in the national Festival of Archaeology 2019. Event ticket prices This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue. Suitability Children must be accompanied by a responsib...

Festival of Archaeology at Corfe Castle

From 13th July 2019 to 14th July 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Education

Join Corfe Castle as we take part in the national Festival of Archaeology 2019. Event ticket prices This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue. Suitability Children must be accompanied by a responsib...

Medieval Village at Corfe Castle

From 24th July 2019 to 12th August 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Education

Travel back in time to the 12th century and learn some of the skills you'd need to become a noble knight. Visit the siege engineer as he constructs additional defences for the castle. Learn about both attack and defence and assist the engin...

Longbow in the Middle Ages

From 22nd August 2019 to 26th September 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Education

Explore the medieval encampment of the Wolfshead Bowmen. Witness demonstrations of combat, skilled archery displays, and have-a-go sessions (£2 for 6 arrows). Event ticket prices This event is free, but normal admission charge...

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