In addition to activities going on all day in the Arena, why not come and listen in on some of the specialist talks, demonstrations and debates from some of the best in the business 

Saturday 31st August Events

10am in Hall. Royalty awaits you in our hall for a meeting with some famous Royal Tudors

Free Event

Meet and Greet the Tudors

11am in Main Arena. Our resident Monk formally requests your attendance to learn the art of Calligraphy and Medieval Art.

You may also have a go yourself!

Free Event

Monastic Writing

12pm in Main Arena. Find out the food that was served and what rules applied at a Medieval banquet

Free Event

Medieval Dining

1pm in Hall. See how the stunning tiles found in Collyweston Palace were made.

Free Event

Tudor Tile Making 

2pm in Hall. Dante will provide a unique insight into authentic Tudor Music and array of instruments.

Free Event

Dante Ferrara
Tudor Music

3pm in Hall. This is your chance to come and get a selfie with Lady Margaret who lived at Collyweston Palace.

Free Event

Meet and Greet Lady Margaret Beaufort

4pm in St Andrews Church. Stuart will provide an in depth talk on Lady Margaret and her link to Collyweston Palace


Premium Event - Booking Essential

Stuart Orme

6pm in St Andrew's Church. Rachel will release some of the most in depth research ever completed on the Palace


Premium Event - Booking Essential

Dr Rachel Delman

7.30pm in St Andrew's Church. Come and find out if we found the Palace following a 12 month project.


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Collyweston Palace Reveal

Sunday 1st September Events

11am in Hall. Hallaton Field Working Group will show all you need to know about geophysical surveys

Free Event

Geophys Explained

12pm in Main Arena. A talk on Medieval Armour and Weaponry of the period.  

Free Event

Arms and Armour

1pm in Hall. Learn the story of what our society did to try to find the Palace including what worked and what didn't.

Free Event

How to find a Palace

2.00pm in Hall. Find out the basic idea of archaeology from Northamptonshire Archaeological Society with some great examples from the county.

Free Event

Archaeology Basics

From 4pm in Hall. This is your chance to ask any question about the Palace to the expert panel headed by

Dr Michael Jones, Dr Rachel Delman and Dr Nicola Tallis

Premium Event - Booking Essential

Question Time

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