Wimpole History Festival 2018

House in the evening sunlight viewed from the grass parkland

In June 2018 Wimpole's History Festival is a weekend of history and heritage for the whole family, tickets now on sale for 2018 talks, don't miss out.

Wimpole's History Festival is the product of a unique partnership between Cambridge Literary Festival and the National Trust.

Set in the beautiful Wimpole Estate with its country mansion, rolling parkland and library of more than 10,000 books, this is the perfect backdrop to welcome some of Britain’s best and most engaging historians.

What is it

Wimpole History Festival is packed full of talks, debates, book signings and performances, plus a rich seam of events which takes you to the heart of the National Trust, the invaluable work it does and its hidden treasures. 

With living history, workshops and activities for young history lovers too including sword school and dressing up as a Roman Emperor. 

How to book 2018