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The Magna Carta Memorial in autumn at Runnymede, Surrey

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Upcoming events

Charter of the Forest trail

Fri 20 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.

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.
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Eating and shopping

A tempting array of cakes in the tea-room

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.

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History

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Our work

Simon's Wood, Berkshire

Behind the scenes at Simon's Wood 

Find out about our work to improve the habitat for wildlife and increase safety for visitors at Simon's Wood.

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Get involved

Volunteer rangers at Runnymede, Surrey

Volunteer with us 

Find out how you can make a difference and help us look after the historic hills of Runnymede and Ankerwycke.

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Groups

A group walking through the woods at Runnymede and Ankerwycke

Plan a group visit 

Visiting Runnymede with a group couldn't be easier, and there's so much to see and do on a day out here. Be sure to book in advance so your day runs smoothly.