Robert De Todeni Event

28th to 29th of May 2023

Important Notice: on the 27th – 28th of May.

Spring Gardens and Frog Hollow will be CLOSED to the public.

Robert De Todeni founder of Belvoir Castle – Event

1067 and all that.. Fighting Knights and rollicking tunes! Meet the founder of Belvoir Castle, Robert De Todeni – Standard Bearer of William the Conqueror – and his Household of Knights and Men at Arms as they demonstrate the weapons and tactics that won a Kingdom!

 Visit the Living History Camps and see authentic crafts and food. With children’s have a go activities. Listen to our Medieval Minstrels as they perform music of the period and join in have a go dancing for all the family.

Join us for a special event at Belvoir Castle as we celebrate the legacy of Robert de Todeni. Robert was an influential norman nobleman who played a significant role in the early history of Belvoir Castle, building the first wooden fortress and founding the nearby priory of St. Mary de Belvoir.

His contributions helped shape the region and set the stage for centuries of growth and prosperity. Come and learn more about this fascinating figure and explore the castle he helped create. We look forward to seeing you there!

Today Belvoir Castle remains one of the most iconic landmarks in the region, with a rich history that stretches back over 1,000 years.

Explore the rich history of Belvoir at this upcoming spectacular event. Bring the whole family along for a fun family day out you won’t forget.

Event Timings



10:30 Living History Tour and meet Robert De Todeni
11:00 Music and Have a Go Dancing 
11:30 Childrens Have a Go Fun
12:00 Tournament in Lower Arena
13:00 Living history tour and meet Robert De Todeni
13:30 Music and Have a Go Dancing 
14:00 Have a Go Fun
14:30 Arming the Knight
15:00 Tournament in Lower Arena
16:00 Music and Have a Go Dancing 
16:30 Living History Tour and meet Robert De Todeni 
17:00 Living History Encampment closes

Wander through the beautiful gardens

Enjoy the sights and sounds of spring. See how the beautiful Castle Gardens have come alive with colour and fragrance. The blooming flowers and budding trees create an idyllic setting.

The Adventure Playground at Belvoir Castle

Watch your children as they explore the incredible Adventure Playground, perfect for all ages. From ships to slides and even a zip wire, witness the joy as they have endless fun.

Extend your day at the Engine Yard

Once you’ve experienced history, head to the Engine Yard for some retail therapy. Browse the independent stores, local pop ups and free parking!

Book your tickets and join us for a fun family day out you won’t forget.

Extend your Stay with a Belvoir Holiday

Close to home, in the Vale of Belvoir, are a couple of beautiful glamping and camping spots offering stunning views of Belvoir Castle and across the Vale. A number of luxury country retreats in some of our favourite spots. Check out our availability here to get your staycation underway now.