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What's New:

Updated: 19 June 2018

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.

Added a new profile for
Blarney Castle.

Added a new profile for
Château de Saumur.

Castle Events:

Kenilworth Castle

Grand Medieval Joust
23 - 24 June
11am - 5pm

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Warkworth Castle

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

Coming Soon:

A new ghost story for
Bodelwyddan Castle in Wales.

A new profile for Stirling Castle in Scotland.

A new ghost story for Scotney Castle in England.

Pendragon Castle, 
Cumbria England

Pendragon Castle - Cumbria England

This Week in History:

23 June 1314

The Battle of Bannockburn. Scotland's forces led by Robert the Bruce defeat the English led by King Edward II, during the first War of Scottish Independence. Edward II flees the battle and retreats to Dunbar Castle before returning to England by ship.

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