Upcoming1940’s Weekend

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1940’s Weekend Sunday 27th & Monday 28th May 2018 10.30 am – 5 pm (Last admission at 4pm) This promises to be a fantastic day filled with nostalgia – hundreds of re-enactors dressed in 1940’s uniforms and civilian dress. British, American, German and Russian soldiers will create displays, show armaments and stage battle re-enactments and Read More


Sold OutTwo Course Lunch With Queen Elizabeth 1st

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Queen Elizabeth 1st Tuesday 5th June 2018 12 noon Two course lunch Pasty, Salad and new potatoes Strawberry Meringues Tea and coffee £18 per person Meet ‘Gloriana’ at the height of her glittering power at a golden time which produced William Shakespeare, Spencer and Marlowe. If those great names are not enough for one reign there Read More


UpcomingSummer Evening Buffet and Talk With Katherine Swynford

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Katherine Swynford talk followed by a Summer Evening Buffet Tuesday 10th July 7.00 p.m Tickets – £22.50 per person This talk is given by the castle curator Lesley Smith, she speaks in the year 1399 as the Duchess of Lancaster in a spectacular costume of the period. The story of Katherine and John of Gaunt Read More


UpcomingLesley Smith Presents Peggy Knight

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Lesley Smith Presents Peggy Knight Monday 23 July 2018 2.00 p.m. Cream Tea £14.50 In 1944 a young woman, who had been previously a shorthand typist at the electricity board in North London, was parachuted into Nazi occupied France. She was a member of SOE and had only received two weeks training and one practice Read More


UpcomingGhostwalk

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Ghostwalk Tutbury Castle – reputed to have been haunted for centuries. Many people have experienced paranormal activity here with literally hundreds of reported happenings. Your chance is waiting! Friday 3 August 2018 9pm – 1am Tickets £25.00 per person (includes Tea/coffee and biscuits) Please purchase tickets via facebook ‘Famous Shardlow Ghostwalk’Read More


UpcomingQueen Elizabeth 1st

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Queen Elizabeth 1st Tuesday 7th August 2018 7.00 p.m. Evening Buffet – Cold Meats, Pastries, Salads, Assorted Desserts & Tea/Coffee Meet ‘Gloriana’ at the height of her glittering power at a golden time which produced William Shakespeare, Spencer and Marlowe. If those great names are not enough for one reign there is also Drake, Raleigh Read More


UpcomingFairytale Weekend

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Fairytale Weekend Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th & Monday 27th August 2018 11.00 am – 4.00 pm Come on down to the picturesque and atmospheric Tutbury Castle this August bank holiday to meet fairies, princesses, villains and pirates, all bringing their magical stories to life. There’s nothing better than celebrating a glorious British summer with a Read More


UpcomingNell Gwynne

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Nell Gwynne Thursday 6 September 2018 7 p.m. Evening Buffet Cold Meats, pastries, Salads, Hot potatoes Assorted desserts, Tea/Coffee Nell Gwynne was the mistress of Charles II and for many people they believe that was all she was known for – other than selling oranges! The real Nell Gwynne is a victory for English womanhood, Read More


UpcomingSex & the Tudors

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Sex & the Tudors Thursday 27th September 2018 1.30 p.m. Cream Tea £14.50 per person (NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN OR THOSE WHO SHOCK EASILY OR HAVE A NERVOUS DISPOSITION) Come and join Tutbury Castle for this costumed performance given by the Castle curator Lesley Smith. This is a rip-roaring journey through the sexual exploits of Read More