The Greatest Knight – William Marshal

The Greatest Knight – William Marshal

Saturday 2 March 2024

Times: 2.00pm

Prices: £10

Venue: West Stow

Booking information

Saturday 2 March 2024, 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 event finishes about 3 pm.

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

- Does not include admission to Anglo-Saxon Village
- The event is suitable for adults andor 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 (£3 for the day)

Times: 2pm-3pm
Tickets: £10 per person
Booking: Essential - use the 'Book now' button or call 01284 758000
Venue: West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village

This event is promoted by Arnor Heritage Projects.

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