National Civil War Centre
National Civil War Trail - includes app store logos


Saturday 29 July to Sunday 3 September

Children can uncover a wealth of weird and wonderful stories at our summer of 17th century science.

19 August, 2 and 16 September, 2.30pm

Join an expert guide who will lead you through the Civil War-torn streets of historic Newark.


Saturday 19 August

Watch a real soldier prepare for battle. Learn about Civil War weapons and hear stories from the front line.

26 August at 2.30pm and 9 September at 1pm

Take in the full breadth of this fascinating town's rich history on this guided tour of Newark.

Saturday 9 September, 2.30pm

Join our Collections & Exhibitions Assistant, Kevin Winter, as he charts his growing interest in TE Lawrence over the years

Saturday 21st - Sunday 29th October

Frightfully fun activities for all the family this half-term with Boye the devil dog!