May Half Term Fun at Tattershall Castle

Visitors walking to Tattershall Castle over the bridge

Reach new heights of half term excitement as games, trails and thrilling events bring bigger and better ways to enjoy the charm of the castle. Filled with the freedom to explore, there's plenty to see and do to see you through.

Let the Games Begin

Our children's trail is a perfect way to discover all corners of the castle and reveal a lost dark age world. While you're up and about, tame the outdoors by mastering 'Weirs Workshop', a natural play area to test your balance and creativity.

Have a go on the balance beams at Weirs Workshop
A child has fun trying to balance on the balance beams at Weirs Workshop while the castle stands proud in the background
Have a go on the balance beams at Weirs Workshop

For something indoors, there's lots of different mini-games dotted up the castle, making each storey a new way to have a play. Think you have what it takes to move up a level and see what's in store?

Enjoy the space to play all sorts of games in the castle
Two children play a minigame in the castle
Enjoy the space to play all sorts of games in the castle

Find your 50 things

If you're hoping to kick start or continue your '50 things' adventure here, you're in luck. The castle has just what you need to get stuck in. Why not:

  • Play with the warm breeze in the courtyard to fly a kite
  • Have a crack at bird watching and spot a lively bunch in our rookery. 

And there's so much more. See what other tasks you can complete in this unique location;

Dangerous and Delicious Event

Sat 25 - Wed 29 May, 11am-4pm 

Spend the day learning how archery helped put food on the medieval table. Meet the Wolfshead Bowmen, hear all about hunting techniques and test your own skills with the longbow. Find out more information by clicking here.

Watch as the Wolfshead Bowmen show the skill of the longbow
Bowmen and women show their shooting skills with a bow and arrow in front of lots of spectators
Watch as the Wolfshead Bowmen show the skill of the longbow

Come and make the day your way at Tattershall Castle and help protect and preserve the site. There's half term joy for ever, for everyone at the castle.