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Preparing for Siege

Type: Event

Location: Arundel Castle and Gardens, The Collector Earl's Garden

Entry: Paid Entry

Event Date: 28/10/2020

End Date: 29/10/2020

How did Norman knights prepare to face the ultimate test – a castle siege? Find out this October as a garrison of knights and men-at-arms train to defend Arundel Castle against the fast-approaching fearsome army of King Stephen. Visitors will have the chance to meet the garrison and learn more about life in a Norman castle. Weapons, armour, archery and craft demonstrations will reveal how the garrison would have trained, fought and lived. 10am Castle and event opens 10-1pm Craft demonstrations in the South Passage 11am and 12pm Weapons and armour demos in the Duke Henry Courtyard 1-2pm Lunch 2pm Meet the garrison in the Duke Henry Courtyard 3pm Weapons, archery and combat demos American Lawn 3.30pm Event finishes

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