English Civil War Weekend

English Civil War reenacted battle scene

10:00am Saturday 25th September 2010 - 5:00pm Sunday 26th September 2010 at Leeds

Muster the troops! Charge down to the museum and experience a glimpse of everyday life at the time of the English Civil Wars with The Sealed Knot – the UK’s oldest and largest re-enactment society.

  • The Sealed Knot re-enactment group
  • 17th-century military camp on Royal Armouries square
  • Pike drills
  • Musket drills
  • Children’s pike drills
  • Cannon firing displays

General Museum events will also run as usual

Interpretations – throughout the day from 10.15

Falconry – 12.30 (30 mins)

  • £3 adults & £2 concessions

Horseshow – 14.00 (30 mins)

  • £3 adults & £2 concessions

Have a go sword – 15.15 (45 mins)

  • £5 per person suitable for 8 years plus

Jester’s yard – 11.00 – 16.00

  • £2.50 per child (adults free)