Peveril Castle


(Derbyshire Historic Buildings)


Market Place
S33 8WQ
Castleton
Derbyshire
www.english-heritage.org.uk/peveril


derby peveril1Guided Tours of Peveril Castle
DATE: Every Friday in July
TIME: 11am
WHERE: Peveril Castle, Market Place, Castleton, Derbyshire, S33 8WQ
Join us for a guided tour of Peveril Castle as we explore the fascinating history of the one of England's earliest Norman fortresses. Built by Henry II in 1176, discover more about Norman life and the castle's role in Castleton and beyond. Dates of the tours - Fri 7, 14, 21 and 28 July.
PRICES: Adults £2.00 ENGLISH HERITAGE MEMBERS: Adults £2.0

Medieval Castle Life and Laughter
DATE: Sat 29 & Sun 30 Jul 2017
TIME: 11am-5pm
WHERE: Peveril Castle, Market Place, Castleton, Derbyshire, S33 8WQ
Journey back in time and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of medieval England. See King Edward II inspect his castle's defences against the revolting barons and talk to the ladies in waiting and the castle's crossbowman who is paid to defend the castle. Swords will be wielded and helmets battered as medieval combat is displayed in front of your eyes. Mini knights can pick a sword and advance in the childrens battle drill - will you be good enough to be knighted and join in the battle?
PRICES: Adults £5.60 / Concessions £5.00 / Children £3.40 / Family £14.60
ENGLISH HERITAGE MEMBERS: Free
WEBSITE: www.english-heritage.org.uk/peveril



 

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