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What's New:

Updated: 13 August 2018

Added a new profile for
Stirling Castle

Added a new ghost story for
Bodelwyddan Castle.

Added a new ghost story for
Pendragon Castle.

Added a new profile for
Edlingham Castle.

Added a new profile for
Burg Fürstenberg.

Added a new profile for
Pevensey Castle.

Castle Events:

Warkworth Castle

Medieval Season: Falconry
31 Jul - 1 Aug
11am - 5pm

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Ashby de la Zouch Castle

Medieval Fighting Knights
04 - 05 August
11am - 5pm

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Pendennis Castle

Grand Medieval Joust
07 - 08 August
11am - 5pm

Coming Soon:

A new ghost story for
Scotney Castle in England.

A new profile for
Beaumaris Castle in Wales.

Stirling Castle, Stirling Scotland

Stirling Castle - Stirling Scotland

This Week in History:

14 August 1040

King Duncan of Scotland is killed in battle against his first cousin and rival Macbeth, who succeeds him as King.

19 August 1561

Mary, Queen of Scots, returns to Scotland after spending 13 years in France.

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