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image for Historical Event item typeLife in the 15th Century at Tretower Court and Castle

  • Visit Wales VAQAS
  • Croeso Cynnes Cymreig
  • Cadw Welsh Government

Historical Event, from 19 Aug 2017

© Crown copyright (2017) Cadw, Welsh Government

© Crown copyright (2017) Cadw, Welsh Government

Details

Discover a day in the life of the Tretower household – see the differences between now and then!

Have you ever wondered what day-to-day life was like in the 15th Century, with questions such as “What sort of food did people eat?” and “How did they spend their time?” Well, now you can discover the answers! While away an hour or two with our friendly re-enactors, who will be in residence to give appropriate advice on all sorts of subjects – from dining etiquette to the best way of keeping your sword sharp and your bowstring dry!!

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 19 - Sun 20 Aug 2017 11:00 to 16:30
Sat 14 - Sun 15 Oct 2017 11:00 to 16:30

Prices

Normal admission prices apply.

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Sat 22 Jul - Sun 3 Sep A Legendary Summer
Sat 19 - Sun 20 Aug Life in the 15th Century
Sat 16 - Sun 17 Sep Life in the 17th Century
Sat 23 - Sun 24 Sep Open Doors
Sun 1 Oct Garden Tour and Talk
Sat 14 - Sun 15 Oct Life in the 15th Century

Contact

Enquiries

01874 730279

Address

Tretower,
Crickhowell,
Powys,
NP8 1RD

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SO 185212  Lat: 51.88386 Long: -3.18449

A40 from Crickhowell towards Brecon, right onto the A479 (signed for Tretower) and left where signed it the village.
Bus 400m/430 yards, route no.X43, Brecon-Abergavenny
Bike NCN Route No.8 (8km/5mls)

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 11 miles from Abergavenny station

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups