Enjoy a summer full of rich history with our Belvoir Revisited events
Be a part of our unique history
From May – September 2022, we’ll be bringing you a series of six Belvoir Revisited events to transport you on a journey through history. Each Belvoir Revisited event offers education and entertainment for all ages, so that the whole family can engage with local history and enjoy a variety of specially selected, exuberant activities. Come along to create precious memories together and perhaps even learn something new!
From medieval England to the fantastical future
Designed to captivate and transport imaginations, our Belvoir Revisited events are brimming with showstopping historical re-enactments, live music, street performers, and more.
Here’s what our Belvoir Revisited summer season has in store:
- 1940s Weekend – 28th & 29th May
Returning for its second year running, this nod to the vintage glamour of the wartime-era is packed full of swing bands, jazz singers, living history encampments and a classic car show.
- Queen’s Platinum Jubilee – 4th & 5th June
We’re showcasing the best of British to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee, including jousting, falconry shows, craft activities, live music and a classic Punch and Judy show.
- Steampunk Weekend – 25th & 26th June
Experience a futuristic alternative reality powered by steam, top hats and ruffles that dives into steampunk history with captivating performers and a climb up the famous Belvoir Hill.
- English Civil War Weekend – 23rd & 24th July
Bringing history to life with gripping battles, drill display and thrilling re-enactments to place you in the midst of the English Civil War era.
- Napoleonic Re-enactment Weekend – 6th & 7th August
Journey back to the period in which the fourth Belvoir Castle was built, complete with regency dances and battle sequences as Belvoir prepares for war!
- Medieval Re-enactment Weekend – 3rd & 4th September
Encounter the Norman conquest up close with craft displays, fashion workshops, archery shows and battle re-enactments for all the family to enjoy.
Become a Friend of Belvoir Castle
Like the sound of our Belvoir Revisited events? Enjoy free entry to all six with our Friends of Belvoir Castle annual pass. Discover our range of tickets and packages to suit all, below:
- Adult: £60
- Joint Friendship (2 adults at the same address): £100
- Family Friendship (2 adults, 3 children): £125
- Child (age 4-16): £20
- Child (Under 4s): Free
Make the most of our annual pass benefits
As well as entry to all of our Belvoir Revisited events included with the purchase of an annual pass, becoming a Friend of Belvoir Castle means you can also enjoy unlimited access to the castle, parkland and gardens during our selected open days throughout the year.
We want our Friends of Belvoir Castle to make the most of their visit, and that’s why pass holders can enjoy a tasty 10% discount when they stop off for lunch at The Fuel Tank Kitchen or treat themselves to a decadent cocktail at the Balloon Bar. What’s more, you can also enjoy 10% off a stylish treat from the curated range of fashion and accessories at the Duchess’ Gallery.
Travel throughout history this summer
Look no further for enticing days out that brim with an exciting variety of family fun this summer.
Our Belvoir Revisited events mean that you can travel throughout history within the beautiful countryside setting of our magnificent castle and grounds. Simply book your ticket and we’ve got the rest covered.