Riverside site of the sealing of Magna Carta


Things to see and do


What's on

Upcoming events

Expressions of Freedom at Runnymede

Sat 15 Oct 2016
As the birthplace of Magna Carta, Runnymede is synonymous with freedom. Discover how artists have explored and expressed this concept across our historic landscape.

Simons Wood Nature Trail

Sun 16 Oct 2016
What can you find on our Simons Wood nature trail? What is the history of the land that it passes through? Come along to our guided walk at Simons Wood to find out more.

Magnificent Magna Carta - Free History Talk for Children

Sat 22 Oct 2016
The brilliant story of bad King John and his powerful promises to the people.

Fabulous fungi

Sun 23 Oct 2016
Join a local expert to learn about the weird and wonderful fungi of Coopers Hill Woods. Sun 23 Oct and Sat 29 Oct 2016

Wreath Making Workshop

Wed 07 Dec 2016
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.

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.