july, 2017

08jul(jul 8)10:00 am09(jul 9)4:00 pmThe King ReturnsSaturday 8 and Sunday 9 July

Event Details

Experience the magnificent Hoghton Tower as you’ve never seen it before and celebrate the 400th anniversary of King James I’s visit to Hoghton Tower with a spectacular weekend of pomp, majesty, music and drama.

– Cheer the King as he arrives on horseback
– See the grand dinner where the King knights a sirloin of beef
– Petition the King as he holds court
– Speak to the servants as they work and see what life was like for ordinary people
– Experience the sights, sounds and scents of 1617 and be part of the drama

There will also be crafts and fun activities for children, access for all and meaningful history for all cultures. Join Hoghton Tower from 10am to greet the King at 11am. Admission is free with car parking £10 per car.


8 (Saturday) 10:00 am - 9 (Sunday) 4:00 pm


Hoghton Tower


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