Castle Fool's Day

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Saturday 1 - Sunday 2 April

Celebrating the Castle's 2nd birthday following its grand re-opening, we celebrate April Fools' Day in traditional style with our very own medieval Fool – Peterkin the fool.  There's also a cast of costumed characters telling their stories inside the Victorian Prison and it’s the first weekend of our brand new Easter Quest for Children - William the Conqueror's Domesday Trail.

Times - Event     10am – 4.30pm,

Peterken the Fool will perform shows:

  • 11.30am
  • 2pm
  • 3.30pm. 

Castle 10am – 5pm

Admission - Free admission to the Castle grounds. Normal admission applies for the Castle attractions.  Easter Quest free for ticket holders or £2 per person for non-ticket holders