International Living History Festival

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If you have a love of history and want to share it with your family then come to the Festival that's become the primary multi-period marketplace for re-enactors, historical interpreters and enthusiasts across Europe. The International Living History Festival (ILHF) allows you to discover history in a fun and friendly way, with lots to see and do.

From our historical market, Living History displays, and immersive have-a-go hands-on history activities, it's also a meeting place and fabulous opportunity for all, visitors and re-enactors alike, to spend a weekend visiting and discussing all periods of our historical past. Many of Europe’s best artisans, craftsmen and traders are on hand, happy to advise and provide a huge array of items and replicas of historical heritage. There's great shopping too.

For more information and to book tickets



14 and 15 April 2018


10am to 4pm

Who is it for?

The whole family


Price Day Ticket - £8:00, 2 – Day Ticket - £15:00 (Children under 16 FREE – need to be accompanied by a responsible adult)

How to book

Book online at website link above

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