Get ready to step back in time this May Bank Holiday for a special Romans event at Flag Fen Archaeology Park.
Ideal for families, historical re-enactors will be putting on fascinating combat displays, giving audiences the chance to see various types of gladiators who used to fight for entertainment.
Learn more about the weapons and tactics of the mighty Roman army, try popular Roman games and watch traditional cookery demonstrations. There’ll even be a cavalryman on site to demonstrate the training and use of horses in battle.
Stuart Orme, Heritage Interpretation Manager for Vivacity Heritage, told ESP – “Our Roman event will provide a brilliant opportunity for the whole family to see events 2,000 years ago brought to life before their very eyes. It’s a great way for the kids to learn more about a subject they may be studying at school, and the event will of course be great entertainment.”
Opening times are 10am-5pm throughout the weekend. Prices are £6 for adults, £4 for children, £15 for families and under 5s are FREE. Heritage Pass Holders can enter for FREE.
For more info, call 01733 313 414, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.vivacity-peterborough.com
Photos: John Moore