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Combat at the Castle

Saturday, 6th Apr 2019
Arundel Castle
£11 Child; £13 Adult; £51 Family (2 adults and 3 children)
01903 882173 ext 230
The opening event of an action-packed season, Combat at the Castle will transport visitors back to 1102, just prior to the first siege of Arundel Castle.

For the first time, visitors will have the opportunity to meet the garrison of the then Earl of Arundel, Robert de Belleme, as the troops train in preparation to receive the forces of King Henry I in the Duke Henry Courtyard.

This brand-new two-day event will also feature crafting, weaponry and armour demonstrations in the Stone Hall and the Keep, respectively, as well as archery and thrilling hand-to-hand combat on the grounds.

10am Castle and event opens
10-1pm Craft demonstrations in the Stone Hall
11am & 12noon Weapons and armour demonstrations in the Keep
1-2pm Lunch
2pm Meet the garrison in the Duke Henry Courtyard
3pm Weapons, archery and combat demonstrations
3:30pm Event finishes
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