Terrible Tuesdays

Join King John for a free family history talk featuring Magna Carta and Runnymede.

  • Booking not needed

Listen to King John's sensational stories in the magnificent meadows that made him infamous. Suitable for children aged 5 and up.


Additional prices
  • activity sheet £1.00

The basics

Booking details
For groups of 5+, call 01784 432 891 or email runnymede@nationaltrust.org.uk.
Supervised children welcome.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
At the Magna Carta Memorial in Runnymede.
What to bring and wear
Please wear sturdy footwear and clothing appropriate for the weather.
The ground can be uneven and muddy. There is also a series of shallow steps that can be slippery in wet weather. Wheelchair access may be challenging.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
20 August 2019 11:30 - 12:00 Available
27 August 2019 11:30 - 12:00 Available
3 September 2019 11:30 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Runnymede Estate Office
Call 01784 432891

Upcoming events

Family trail: King John and Robin Hood

Tue 20 Aug 2019
Learn about the legendary figures King John and Robin Hood on this summer holiday adventure.

Terrible Tuesdays

Tue 20 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.

Birds of prey

Sat 24 Aug 2019
Learn about different types of birds from around the world.

The Story of Ankerwycke walk

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.

Fungi foray

Sat 28 Sep 2019
Join a local expert to learn about the weird and wonderful fungi of Cooper's Hill Woods.