The Greatest Knight – William Marshal

The Greatest Knight – William Marshal

Saturday 16 March 2019

Times: 2.00pm

Prices: £10, Concessions £7

Venue: West Stow

Booking information


Saturday 16 March 2019, 2.00pm


This event is promoted by Arnor Heritage Projects

Event details

An undefeated knight at the dawn of chivalry who beat off the French invasion of 1217.

Enjoy a well-illustrated talk about our little known but greatest knight.

He lived at a time when the concept of chivalry was tested at tournaments and the concept of honour was tested by King John. He was involved with the 1215 Magna Carta. This session lasts about an hour and includes original Medieval object and replica handling.

This is part of a series entitled ‘Our Story’.

-This event is suitable for adults and/or accompanied young people 12 years and over; all must be paying participants.
-Please meet at the West Stow Visitor Centre 10 minutes before session start time.
-This event will go ahead in most weather conditions apart from extreme wind and/or rain (introduction inside).
-Parking: Normal parking fees apply (£2 for the day)

Times: 2pm-3pm, Saturday 16 March
Tickets: £10, Concessions £7
Booking: Essential - use the 'Book now' button below or call 01284 758000
Venue: West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village

This event is promoted by Arnor Heritage Projects.

Meet at the Visitor Centre 10 minutes before session start time

Join our mailing list

Sign up to the WOWS mailing list to be among the first to know What's On in West Suffolk by email.

Sign up