Divided Loyaties: The English Civil Wars
- Starts at: 10:00am Saturday 26 September 2009
- Finishes at: 4:00pm Sunday 27 September 2009
- Location: Leeds
- Suitable for: Everyone
- Event type: Themed weekend
Get an interactive insight into life in the 17th century.
Meet Cavalier officers and Parliamentarian commanders as they meet on the battlefield. Take part in a pike drill, handle sabres, muskets and swords, watch charging horses and see cannon firing by a 17th Century regiment. Come and join in a whole weekend of events here at the Royal Armouries museum in conjunction with The Sealed Knot; re-enactors from The Earle of Manchester’s Regiment of Foot.
- have-a-go at pike drill
- handle sabres, muskets and swords
- watch charging horses
- see cannon firing by a 17th Century regiment
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