The largest festival in the UK dedicated entirely to History
So much to see and do. Offering a unique blend of talks, discussions & debates alongside a vast living history through-the-ages encampment, interactive living history events, fabulous food and drinks, shopping emporium and stunning air displays ~ a celebration of history like no other…
For the entire week we host a large and wide-ranging number of talks – from ancient to contemporary subjects. Some very familiar faces can be seen mingling with crowds as they join us to give talks, or take part in discussions. Find out more.
We will be showcasing a wide variety of historical periods with our living historians, demonstrating a number of activities – from skills-at-arms, through to historic cookery recipes and techniques. Find out more.
Live History Live
A brand new programme with a different kind of experiential history – featuring over 50 interactive weekend events to really bring history alive so you can see, hear and feel history. Find out more.
Short, informal talks on a wide range of subjects, covering many of the artefacts we have on display as well as much else besides. Think of it as our very own fringe festival, free for Festival go-ers. Find out more.
There can be few better places to watch wonderful historic aircraft than against the beautiful backdrop of our Festival. Find out more.
Fascinating content from CVHF speakers past and present,
including audio from previous talks.
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