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What's New:

Updated: 20 August 2016

The gallery for Kenilworth Castle now has all new pictures.

The gallery for Leeds Castle now has all new pictures.

Added a new profile for
Caernarfon Castle.

Added a new profile for
Cahir Castle.

The gallery for White Castle now has all new pictures.

Castle Events:

Warkworth Castle

Fighting Knights
23 - 24 August 2016
11am - 5pm

Scarborough Castle

Medieval Life and Times
27 - 29 August 2016
11am - 5pm

Pevensey Castle

Normans on Campaign
03 - 04 September 2016
10am - 5pm

Coming Soon:

A new ghost story for Scotney Castle in England.

A new ghost story for Rochester Castle in England.

Kenilworth Castle,
Warwickshire England

Kenilworth Castle - Warwickshire England

This Week in History:

22 August 1485

The Battle of Bosworth Field. The last major battle of the Wars of the Roses. It was here that Richard III was killed in battle, ending the Plantagenet dynasty.

23 August 1305

Sir William Wallace is hanged, drawn and quartered for High Treason at Smithfield in London.

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Visit the Timeline to see a chronological list of historical events.