National Civil War Centre
National Civil War Trail - includes app store logos

Saturday 1st - Monday 17th April

Easter holiday performances and craft activities. Come hear Oliver Cromwell’s BFF Edmund Ludlow tell how the same man that banned Christmas also loved a good custard pie fight!

Saturday 15th April

Watch a real soldier prepare for battle. Learn about Civil War weapons and hear stories from the front line

Saturday 22nd April, 2.30pm

Join Keith Dowen, Assistant Curator at the Royal Armouries, to discover how armourers responded to 17th century weaponry developments

Sunday 30th April - Monday 1st May

Over 300 re-enactors, live musket fire & major living history displays across Newark! 

Friday 30th June - Saturday 1st July 2017

In collaboration with the National Civil War Centre and Military History Monthly, Military History Live is organising the first Newark Military History Conference

Friday 7th - Sunday 9th July

In conjunction with the National Civil War Centre, the British Commission for Military History is holding its summer conference on the theme of the British Civil Wars

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