Kentwell's History Festival - Stone Age to the 20th Century


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General Information

From long-ago to retro - the ultimate day of time travel.  Explore pockets of history from over 14 different time periods, brought to life by 200 Living History experts, spread throughout the buildings, gardens, farm and woodlands.  Spend a whole day immersed in history and nostalgia - so much to see and do for explorers of all ages.  All activities continue whatever the weather - come early and stay for the whole day - there is so much to see and do.  An active, outdoor day out for explorers of all ages - a breath of fresh air for everyone!  

This year, we have the following time-periods represented: Neolithic Hunting Band • Bronze Age Crafts • Medieval Cottage • Tudor Domestic Life • 17th Century Music and Dance • Regency Emporium and Military Recruiting Party • Victorian Travelling Show (Thu and Fri only) • Edwardian Adventurers • WWI Services • 1920s Croquet Party • 1930s 'Constable Films' casting • WWII Home Guard, Land Army and Suffolk Regiment • 1960s Peace Camp • 1970s Happy Campers • 1980s Punks

An immersive and stimulating combination of history and nostalgia, over 2000 years of history in one place, on one day - only at Kentwell!

Under 3s are free

Stable Yard Tea Rooms

Farm Animals 

Free on-site car parking 

Event Dates

Event Date

Jun 02 - 11:00 to Jun 05 - 17:00




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