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.

Kentwell’s Dickensian Christmas

7th and 8th, 14th and 15th December 2019 at Kentwell Hall, Long Melford, Suffolk. Join our costumed interpreters for a fantastic family day out.

Dickensian Christmas Festival

7th and 8th December 2019 at Rochester, Kent. Join us for our celebrated Dickensian Christmas…

Wartime Christmas Weekend

7th and 8th December at Royal Engineers Museum, Gillingham, Kent. A wartime Christmas…

Christmas Through Time

23rd November to 24th December 2019 at Black Country Living Museum, Dudley, West Midlands. Discover what Christmas was like from Victorian times to the 1930s…

Christmas at the Museum

26th and 27th December 2019 at Weald & Downland Living Museum, Singleton, Chichester. Stroll through our historic houses, all decorated for Christmas, from Tudor to Victorian times…

Commemoration of the Execution of King Charles I

26th January 2020 at Whitehall, London. The annual King’s Army march and parade will follow the route of King Charles I from St James Palace on the Mall to his place of execution…

Jorvik Viking Festival

15th to 23rd February 2020 at Jorvik Viking Centre, York, North Yorkshire. The largest Viking living history event of its kind in Europe…