Can the Hall hold or will it fall? See soldiers arrive to defend the Hall, and experience the story of the siege. Help the servants and soldiers as they prepare for battle, fortifying the Hall and learning to fight.
In the 1640s the country was at war with itself, King against Parliament, and in 1643 the tides of war brought battle to Aston Hall.
Can the Hall hold? Come early to follow events as they unfold!
Aston Hall is open from 11am-4pm with last entrance to the Hall at 3.30pm. Entrance to the Hall is via timed ticket. Pre-booking is not essential but highly recommended because we anticipate that this event will be very popular. Tickets are non-refundable. Free entry for Museum Members .
Our Tea Room and Gift Shop are open from 11am until 4pm.
Aston Hall has free parking, however spaces are limited, so where possible please consider public transport. There is plenty of on street parking nearby.
This event is sponsored by Wesleyan