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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...

Real Ale & Local Cider Festival

From 4th May 2019 to 6th May 2019 Various times in Corfe Castle

Type: Food and Drink

Real Ale & Cider Festival 4th – 6th May Vikings are taking over Corfe Castle this weekend, but fear not they will be eating drinking and making merry as well...

Saxons & Vikings: The Siege of Wareham

From 4th May 2019 to 6th May 2019 10:00 to 17:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: History and Heritage

This May bank holiday, witness the sound and fury of Saxon and Viking warriors in pitched battle as they recreate the siege of Wareham. King Alfred's court and the l...

Medieval Fool's School

From 11th May 2019 to 12th May 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Learn new skills, play games and make mischief at the medieval Fool’s School in the Outer Bailey. Event ticket prices This event is free, but normal ad...

Medieval falconry

From 18th May 2019 to 19th May 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore an exciting period when falconry developed into a sophisticated and noble sport with new techniques brought back from the Crusades. Witness these birds of p...

Jim Carey and the Saboteurs: Riots and Lobsters

24th May 2019 19:30 to 22:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Theatre and Stage

Expect an enthralling evening of music first created for plays toured nationally by Kneehigh Theatre in the 1990s, including Ting Tang Mine, The Bogus, The King of Pruss...

May half term medieval mischief

From 25th May 2019 to 26th May 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Celebrate a little May madness at the castle this half-term. Join in with the medieval jester academy, play the games you discover as you explore the castle and find the...

May half term: Medieval Fool's School

From 25th May 2019 to 26th May 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

  Learn new skills, play games and make mischief at the medieval Fool’s School in the Outer Bailey. Event ticket prices This event is free, b...

May half term: Corfe Castle village May Fair

27th May 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Visit the castle and enjoy a traditional May Fair celebration organised by Corfe Castle village, with a selection of stalls, food and drink, a dog agility show and a ful...

May half term medieval mischief

From 28th May 2019 to 2nd June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Celebrate a little May madness at the castle this half-term. Join in with the medieval jester academy, play the games you discover as you explore the castle and find the...

May half term: Medieval mayhem with Fiery Jack

From 28th May 2019 to 2nd June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Celebrate a little May madness at the castle this half term with Fiery Jack and the medieval jester academy. Experience new and different activities throughout the week ...

Medieval falconry

From 8th June 2019 to 9th June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore an exciting period when falconry developed into a sophisticated and noble sport with new techniques brought back from the Crusades. Witness these birds of p...

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 opportun...

Medieval falconry

From 22nd June 2019 to 23rd June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore an exciting period when falconry developed into a sophisticated and noble sport with new techniques brought back from the Crusades. Witness these birds of p...

Medieval falconry

From 29th June 2019 to 30th June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore an exciting period when falconry developed into a sophisticated and noble sport with new techniques brought back from the Crusades. Witness these birds of p...

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 fo...

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 fo...

Open air theatre Shakespeare: The Tempest

13th July 2019 19:30 to 21:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Exhibitions, Shows

Pack a picnic, enter the castle ruins from 6.15pm and enjoy a magical evening of theatre. Illyria present The Tempest. The show starts at 7.30pm. Event ticket pric...

Open air theatre A Midsummer Night's Dream

19th July 2019 19:30 to 21:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Exhibitions, Shows

Pack a picnic, enter the castle ruins from 6.15pm and enjoy a magical evening of theatre. The Chapterhouse Theatre Company present A Midsummer Night's Dream. The sho...

Medieval games at Corfe Castle

From 20th July 2019 to 21st July 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Have fun with friends and family playing the different games you find as you explore the castle ruins. Event ticket prices This event is free, but normal adm...

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 d...

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)....

Poole Radio Society at Corfe Castle

From 7th September 2019 to 8th September 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Hobbies

Poole Radio Society will be transmitting amateur radio from Corfe Castle throughout the weekend. Members will demonstrate amateur radio techniques on a short wave freque...

October half term

From 26th October 2019 to 3rd November 2019 10:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

A series of interactive activities will be on offer this half-term. Take part in the Great Escape (teddy bear zip wire) and watch missiles launch from the castle...

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