arundel castleArundel Castle in West Sussex is giving visitors the chance to take part in ancient revelries during its lively Living History Days this summer.

The events – on June 2 and August 9 - invite junior visitors to immerse themselves in the history of Arundel through a number of fun and engaging activities including have-a-go archery and have-a-go fencing.

Visitors will be also be able to try their hand at medieval skittles during the Living History Days, with a full scale medieval skittle alley installed on the upper grounds of the Castle.

As well as experiencing historical pastimes, visitors will come face to face with a host of characters from years gone by including a Norman Knight, a Medieval Surgeon and a lady pirate.

For keen history fans, these events will offer the opportunity to try on replica armour, witness a range of different crafts from the past including naal binding, a medieval form of knitting, learn the art of medieval writing and enjoy thrilling falconry showcases. 

Further information on the Castle and its 2016 event calendar can be found at

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