About this event:
Travel through time and see what it was like to prepare for war from the medieval period right through to World War Two.
Medieval Knight School
25 – 27 May
Try the kids trebuchet and seize the chance to be trained as a knight by St George himself. Mount a hobby horse to join the joust and play a heraldry based game of twister.
Civil War Training
28 – 30 May
Roundhead or Cavalier? Learn more about this turbulent period in British history, perfect your pike drill and learn how to fire a cannon.
Second World War Assault Course
31 May – 2 June
Be put through your paces on a Second World War army assault course and stand to attention with helmets and rifles. Next you will learn how to throw a grenade surrounded by authentic wartime battle sounds. Can you make it to the end?
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MINEHEAD – Dunster Castle
May 25-2 June / 11am-4pm
Normal admission charges apply