Living History

 

Event Information

Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

 

Dates

31 Mar 18 - 1 Apr 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 03/31/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle
 

7 Apr 18 - 8 Apr 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 04/07/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle
 

26 May 18 - 27 May 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 05/26/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle
 

28 Jul 18 - 29 Jul 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 07/28/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle
 

4 Aug 18 - 5 Aug 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 08/04/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle
 

11 Aug 18 - 12 Aug 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 08/11/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle
 

18 Aug 18 - 19 Aug 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 08/18/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle
 

25 Aug 18 - 26 Aug 18 - 11:00 - 16:00
Add to Calendar 08/25/2018 11:00 - 16:00 Europe/London Living History

Experience and learn about life in the past!  Join us on one of our Living History weekends to see authentic dress, and informative demonstrations of food and crafts of the age, and staged battles.  Please see below for our Living History schedule.

This event is free with castle admission and does not need to booked in advance.  To purchase standard admission tickets please click here.

 

World War II Weekend

Sat 31 March - Sun 1 April 

Experience what life would have been like for soldiers during World War II.  See displays from the Wiltshire Home Guard, a British Field Surgeon and Vehicle Checkpoint; as well as German troops from the 94th Infanterie Division.  Join the American troops from re-enactment group Falcon History, and try your hand at our World War II Assault Course for ages 5 and up? There will be a climbing gate, 'barb wire' crawl, balance beams, 'grenade throw', mine marking and bayonet range.

 

The Sealed Knot

Sat 7- Sun 8 April

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Morlais Re-enactment

Sat 28 - Sun 29 July

Experience 1380-1450 with Morlais Re-enactment.  Have a go at archery, see medieval combat, and join a knight school.

 

The Sealed Knot - Siege of Pembroke 370th Anniversary Civil War Mini Muster

Sat 4 - Sun 5 August

Learn about the life of a 17th Century soldier during the English Civil War.  Throughout the day there will be demonstrations of arms, weaponry and marching.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Historia Normannis

Sat 11 - Sun 12 August

Experience the sights, smells and sounds of 12th Century Wales with Historia Normannis at Pembroke Castle. Can you tell a lord from a Baron? We'll show you how with our fashion show. Experience Norman justice first hand at the shire court, was it really that brutal? Learn about medieval combat at the armoury tent and see our knights and soldiers fight it out in the arena. Who will you cheer for?  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Company of Chivalry

Sat 18 - Sun 19 August

A living history group portraying a Military Company on campaign in the age of Edward III in the late 14th century (c 1370). The Company is well known for its display of daily life, recreating the culture and technology of English society in the second half of the 14th century and portrays not only the military aspects of society at the time, but also the social and practical aspects of their lives.  They also love to talk to visitors from the 21st Century so please ask them lots of questions!

 

Collegiate of the Knights Templar

Sat 25 - Sun 26 August

See weaponry and armour displays ranging from the 11-15th century, have a go at archery and see a staged battle!

 

Pembroke Castle