King John's Christmas trail

Bring the family to Runnymede for a festive walk and discover how King John would have celebrated Christmas in the Middle Ages.

  • Booking not needed

Follow Runnymede's festive trail around the riverside meadows and get a small prize when you've finished.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £0.50

The basics

Suitability
Ideal for children ages 5-11
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
50p trail sheet available from the Magna Carta tea-room.
What to bring and wear
Please wear sturdy footwear and dress appropriately for the weather.
Accessibility
Some steep steps and hills.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
9 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
10 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
11 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
12 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
13 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
14 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
15 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
16 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
17 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
18 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
19 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
20 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
21 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
22 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
23 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
24 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
25 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
26 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
27 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available
28 December 2017 10:30 - 15:30 Available

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Contact Info

Name
Runnymede Estate Office
Email
runnymede@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01784 432891

Upcoming events

Charter of the Forest trail

Tue 24 Oct 2017
10:30-15:30
Do you know about the "other Magna Carta"? On its 800th anniversary, learn why the Charter of the Forest was so important to England as you explore Runnymede.

What King John did for us

Tue 24 Oct 2017
13:30-14:00
Why did everybody hate King John? Find out in this free family talk, led by the notorious royal himself.

HLF Public Consultation

Mon 30 Oct 2017
14:00-19:00
Come along to the National Trust Runnymede Tearoom to see our display and talk to the team about our exciting plans for Runnymede

Fungi foray

Sat 04 Nov 2017
11:00-13:00
Join a local expert to learn about the weird and wonderful fungi of Cooper's Hill Woods.

Wreath-making workshop

Wed 06 Dec 2017
10:30-12:30
Get creative this Christmas in good company. Join our festive workshop and we'll show you how to make a wreath from the beautiful materials nature provides.

King John's Christmas trail

Sat 09 Dec 2017
10:30-15:30
Bring the family to Runnymede for a festive walk and discover how King John would have celebrated Christmas in the Middle Ages.