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Man at Arms Tour - Preparing for Siege

Craigmillar Castle, 16 August 2015

In 1544 the English, engaged in the war known as the “Rough Wooing” have come to Craigmillar castle.  Come and meet one of Preston’s men holding out against them and hear about siege warfare in the sixteenth century.  Get hands on and feel the weight of the arms and armour of the time and take the opportunity to brush up on your pike, sword and buckler skills.

Time: 12pm - 4pm

This event is included in the normal admission price. Tickets can be bought on the day or online in advance to beat the queues.

Craigmillar Castle Location
Region: Edinbugh and Lothians
Postcode: EH16 4SY

For further information, contact
Historic Scotland
Events Team
hs.events@scotland.gsi.gov.uk or telephone +44 (0)131 668 8885.

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