National Civil War Centre

Game Zone

‌‌Here you'll find games, quizzes, puzzles and colouring for all the family to enjoy!


  • Play our Sconce Invaders game to become a Royalist Musketeer, defending Newark from the advancing Parliamentarians during a siege! Fend off the forces of Parliament to save the town! (The controls are: Left and Right Arrow keys to move the player character and Spacebar to shoot. Escape can be used to pause the game.)

Interactive Quizzes

(NB These interactive PDFs work on laptops and some types of phones)





Adult colouring

Enjoy colouring in these simple line drawings of some of Newark's sights!