Runnymede

Important notice -

Please be aware that due to heavy footfall, we are currently working to restore the grass around The Jurors artwork for Spring. The artwork is still open to enjoy, but we ask that you please avoid walking on the recovering areas.

Riverside site of the sealing of Magna Carta

Runnymede

Things to see and do

The Heathland at Simons Wood, Finchampstead Ridges, Surrey

Enjoy a range of activities  

Although we're known for being the historical site of the sealing of the Magna Carta, there are many great adventures you can have here.

Runnymede

What's on

Two children camping at night

Big Camp at Runnymede 

Get outside and closer to nature with this unique opportunity to camp overnight at Runnymede where the Magna Carta was sealed 800 years ago. Bring the whole family to enjoy the quintessential camping experience with fun filled craft activities, walks and a camp fire.

Upcoming events

Live Local, Love Simons Wood

Sat 28 May 2016
10:00-15:00
Crafts, activities and guided walks to celebrate your local countryside.

Jealous John and Hungry Harry - Free History Talk for Children

Sat 28 May 2016
14:00-14:30
A tale of two terrible tyrants and their wicked ways especially related to Runnymede...

Magna Carta Anniversary Guided Walk

Wed 15 Jun 2016
11:30-13:00
Share the excitement of Magna Carta as we celebrate its 801st birthday!

Big Camp Weekend

Sat 16 Jul 2016
15:30-23:45
A unique opportunity to camp overnight at Runnymede where the Magna Carta was sealed 800 years ago. Be part of this family orientated event with fun filled craft activities, walks and camp fire.
Runnymede

Eating and shopping

Children enjoying ice lollies beside the meadow at Runnymede, Surrey

Magna Carta Tea-room 

Don't forget to stop by our Magna Carta tea-room and shop when you visit us at Runnymede. We've got lots of of tasty treats for you and a fantastic selection of gifts and souvenirs available to buy too.

Runnymede

History