Big Camp

Come to our beautiful countryside and camp out under the stars with family and friends.

  • Booking essential

Big Camp is coming to Runnymede. Camp out under the stars in historic surroundings, where royalty used to roam. Get involved with an evening of special activities run by our wildlife expert Jonnie, exploring the great outdoors. This is an overnight event starting at 4:00pm on Saturday 3 August finishing at 10am on the following day.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £30.00
  • Child £15.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Children are welcome accompanied by an adult.
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Please sign in at the arrival tent near the Magna Carta tea room from 4:00pm onwards. Full details will be sent in advance of the event with instructions and kit required.
What to bring and wear
Please bring your own tent, sleeping bag,roll mat and food. Dress appropriately for the weather, warm clothes for the evening. A camper pack will be sent to you nearer the time.
Campsite has level ground with good accessibility. You will be required to take your camping equipment to the camp site which is only a few minutes walk from the car park.
Email if you have any questions regarding this event. Please do not arrive in caravans. Please be aware that Runnymede is an open countryside site.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
3 August 2019 16:00 - 23:00 Available

Contact Info

National Trust box office
Call 0344 249 1895

Upcoming events

Family trail: King John and Robin Hood

Sun 21 Jul 2019
Learn about the legendary figures King John and Robin Hood on this summer holiday adventure.

Birds of prey

Sat 27 Jul 2019
Learn about different types of birds from around the world.

Big Camp

Sat 03 Aug 2019
Come to our beautiful countryside and camp out under the stars with family and friends.

Terrible Tuesdays

Tue 06 Aug 2019
Join King John for a free family history talk featuring Magna Carta and Runnymede.

Have a go Archery

Sat 24 Aug 2019
Come along to see who is the best shot at our shooting range and learn some historic facts about archery in the time of King John.

The Story of Ankerwycke

Sun 15 Sep 2019
Join a guided tour to discover the history of hidden Ankerwycke, from its 2,500-year-old yew to today's conservation activities.