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What's New:

Updated: 27 August 2015

The gallery for Castle Coch now has all new digital pictures.

Added a new gallery for
Upnor Castle.

The gallery for Hever Castle now has all new digital pictures.

Added a new gallery for
Arundel Castle.

Added a new gallery for
Cardiff Castle.

Castle Events:

Scarborough Castle

Viking Raiders & Invaders
29 - 31 August 2015
11am - 5pm

Dover Castle

Medieval Falconry
05 - 06 September 2015
10am - 5pm

Edinburgh Castle

Arming the Knight
21 September 2015
11am - 3pm

Coming Soon:

A new gallery for
Raglan Castle in Wales.

A new gallery for
Chepstow Castle in Wales.

A new gallery for
Lewes Castle in England.

A new profile for
Lewes Castle in England.

Arundel Castle, West Sussex England

Arundel Castle - West Sussex England

This Week in History:

31 August 1422

King Henry V dies of dysentery while on campaign in France, leaving his 9 month old son to be crowned King Henry VI of England.

03 September 1189

Richard "the Lionheart" is crowned King Richard I of England at Westminster Abbey.

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Visit the Timeline page to see a chronological list of historical events.