Wimborne Minster, Dorset - will be returning in summer 2018
Bringing the area’s fascinating past vividly to life with exciting events and activities in historic settings.

A family focused, interactive festival to inspire, educate and entertain all ages, with thrilling events on the site of Vespasian’s vexillation fort at Lake Gates. Authentic villages and encampments from across the centuries, battles and skirmishes, weapon and combat displays, crafts activities, workshops, storytelling, music and dance will fill the festival site.

With re-enactments, walks, talks, tours and exhibitions in Wimborne Minster Town Centre, the area will be alive with the sights, sounds and smells of the past!

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Note: Advance tickets sales are now closed. Tickets are available on the gate but please note that we can only take cash, there are no card payment facilities.

Lady Bankes entertains, whilst the children take on the Vikings and the Militia get in some firing practice


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