Events Diary

Welcome to Historic UK’s Living History Events Diary! One of the most enjoyable ways to experience history first hand is to attend one of the many Living History re-enactments taking place this year. Simply scroll down for details of just some of the excellent events taking place around Britain.

**COVID 19 Update: Great news! The following living history events are scheduled to take place this summer. However please check on dates, times and COVID precautions/ restrictions if you are planning to attend.

Tankfest 2021

17th-20th September 2021 at The Tank Museum, Bovington, Dorset. Welcome to TANKFEST! Discover the best display of historic moving armour in the world, plus living history encampments and much, much more!

Vikings at the Abbey

18th & 19th September 2021 at Glastonbury Abbey, Magdalene Street, Glastonbury Somerset. Viking age combat at the Abbey!

A Tudor Michaelmas

25th-26th September 2021 at Kentwell Hall, Long Melford, Sudbury, Suffolk. Step back in time to the Tudors: the year is 1599 and Queen Elizabeth I is on the throne…

Battle of Hastings Re-enactment

9th & 10th October 2021 at 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield, High Street, Battle, East Sussex. Watch as hundreds of reenactors bring the Battle of Hastings to life…

Tudor Living History

23rd October 2021 at Corfe Castle, Dorset. Tudor living history.

Christmas at Kentwell

4th & 5th, 11th & 12th December 2021 at Kentwell Hall, Long Melford, Sudbury, Suffolk. Help us celebrate a Victorian Christmas…