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Hidden History Walking Tours

Every Saturday, 11am - 12.15pm

Two walking tours (alternating weekly) taking you to the hidden historical areas of Newark.



Saturday 19th October - Sunday 3rd November

Enjoy an enchanted Halloween as the National Civil War Centre casts a spell of family fun over half term!

Saturday 19th October, 11am, 1pm & 3pm

This thrilling dance performance tells the stories of passengers who sailed on the Mayflower

Thursday 31st October, 7.30pm

The return of our frightful Halloween film night in the Tudor Hall with Mel Brooks' cult horror-comedy sending both shivers and sniggers down your spine.

Saturday 2nd November, performances on the hour from 11am-4pm

Join us for a little treason, a dash of gunpowder and a lot of plot at this fun family performance!

Saturday 16th November, 2pm

The National Civil War Centre is delighted to host the Christopher Hill Memorial Lecture 2019, given by historian Norah Carlin.

Saturday 7th December, 7pm

Meet a whole host of colourful 17th century characters at a wonderful winter's night of storytelling, mulled wine and mince pies