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Wulfheodenas: Anglo-Saxon Living History

Step back over 1000 years in time and enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of Anglo-Saxon life at this evocative time of year as Wulfheodenas set up camp for a weekend full of living history.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Enjoy the sights and sounds of Anglo-Saxon East Anglia and immerse yourself in Anglo-Saxon life with Wulfheodenas. Walk through the Anglo-Saxon camp to see craftsmen hard at work, warriors dressed ready for battle and King Raedwald himself in his ceremonial regalia.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Suitability

Suitable for all ages.

Meeting point

After seeing the Visitor Welcome team for your admission, make your way to the encampment and see what Anglo-Saxons you encounter on your visit.

What to bring and wear

Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and foot wear.

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible.

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