Come along and enjoy a series of intimate evening talks discussing the castle’s wide and varied history. A member of the History Team will expertly lead a discussion on a key historical topic and engage you with our fascinating past. Each lecture will have its own topic and various dates are available for 2020. Light refreshments are included and all lectures will take place in the State Dining Room.
- Selected Dates
- £5 per person
- Primarily aimed at adults
Monday 9th March: Witchcraft in Warwickshire
For centuries people believed witches were in our towns, villages and countryside. To some the idea was harmless, but to others it was deadly. Many thousands of innocent people would be killed in the witch craze. But why were they persecuted? Were witches really evil? Who was the Witchfinder General?
Join Ben from the History team on a terrifying exploration into the truth of witchcraft and witches.