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Demonstrations by Call to Arms 

Be transported back in time and onto the Medieval battlefield with expert demonstrations. 

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Call to Arms is a group of volunteers with a passion for history and training in Historical European Martial Arts. Dressed in full armour, they show what medieval combat may have looked like, through showing weapons and explaining techniques. Members of Call to Arms will be available to answer questions 10.30am–3.30pm. Displays will be held throughout the day, please check at visitor reception to find out the times.

Saturday 6 April Saturday 18 May Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June Saturday 7 September Saturday 12 October

Times

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

Meet in the castle courtyard.

What to bring and wear

Wear clothing appropriate to the weather.

Accessibility

Access to the castle is over gravel paths which can be muddy in wet weather. There is a step free route to this part of the castle courtyard and is accessible for wheelchair users. Please see the access pages at www.nationaltrust.org.uk/bodiamcastle

Other

This open-air activity is weather dependent, and occasionally may need to be changed or cancelled at short notice.

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