Vikings coming to Peterborough for weekend activity day

The Vikings will be coming to Peterborough for a weekend fun day.

Friday, 3rd September 2021, 11:33 am
The event takes place tomorrow

Flag Fen will be hosting the event tomorrow (Saturday), with a range of activities taking place.

Visitors will be able to see them take on the local Anglo Saxons in battle – and meet warriors from both sides.

Families can get stuck in to Viking life with a children’s battle, and in they will be able to visit the Big Dig Tent, where they can learn all about an archaeological dig.

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Admission charges apply: £5 children, £8 adults, £20 families (2 adults, 3 children). Under 5s free. Parking is free. Last entry is at 4pm.

The timetable on the day is:

10am Have a go archery

10:30am Exploring a Viking burial

11.30am Skirmish – weapons display

Noon Have a go archery

1pm Play performance

1.30pm Children’s battle

2pm Have a go archery

2.30pm Archery display

3pm Have a go archery

3.30pm Main battle