39th Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival!
- Straw Bear Procession
- Friday Night Concert
- Barn Dance
- Programmes & Badges
- Story Telling Sessions
- Music Sessions
- Dance Displays
- Straw… read more
New this year, these family friendly tours will be led by ‘Old Scarlett the Tudor gravedigger’, dressed in costume.
‘Old Scarlett’ was the gravedigger in… read more
A richly illustrated talk by bestselling historian and novelist, Alison Weir.
Historian and novelist, Alison Weir, will shed light on the relationship between Katharine of… read more
The 13th century Knights’ Chamber is the atmospheric setting for the supper, which will be accompanied by re-enactors and attendants in Tudor costume.
In… read more
Peterborough Cathedral is beautiful in daylight, but even more so by candlelight. Enjoy this after-hours guided tour, with a Tudor focus for the Katharine… read more
We are delighted to invite you to the launch of the Peterborough Celebrates campaign on the 5th December at 2pm at the Knight’s Chamber… read more
It was the Victorians who first started the tradition of seasonal spine-chillers. This Christmas, explore the city’s spooky side! Be spellbound by our… read more
It was the Victorians who first started the tradition of seasonal spine-chillers. This Christmas, explore Peterborough’s most haunted building by candlelight. Hear about… read more
Anne Boleyn dominates the Tudor period, and her story has been re told and re imagined over the centuries. Yet two of the most important… read more