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.

Twelfth Night Celebrations

27th December 2018 to 6th January 2019 (closed New Year’s Day) at Pockerley Old Hall, Beamish Museum, Co. Durham. Celebrate Twelfth Night with us…

Twelfth Night

6th January 2019 at 2pm at Bankside, London. Join this festive procession as it makes its way to the old George Inn at Southwark…


6th January 2019 12pm to 3pm at Buckland Abbey, Yelverton, Devon PL20 6EY. Join us at the Abbey for our annual Wassail…

Holly Holy Day

26th January 2019 at Nantwich, Cheshire. Re-enactment of the Battle of Nantwich and lots of English Civil War living history, parade etc.

Burns Night

26th January 2019 6pm-10pm at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Murdoch’s Lone, Alloway, Ayr. Celebrate the Bard on this, the 260th anniversary of his birth – there’s even the world’s first Burns Supper Drive Thru!

King’s Army Annual March and Parade

27th January 2019 at Whitehall, London. King’s Army annual march and parade along the route taken by Charles I to his execution.

Jorvik Viking Festival

20th February to 27th February 2019 at Jorvik Viking Centre, Coppergate Shopping Centre, York. Join us for a city-wide celebration of York’s Norse heritage…

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