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Pike and Shot – Medieval Archery at Corfe Castle

April 14, 2017 - April 23, 2017

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Back by popular demand Pike and Shot will be taking part in Medieval archery, telling the story of King Stephen.

Step back in time and learn about the civil war between England and Normandy in 1135 and 1154, ‘The Anarchy’. By the reign of King Stephen, Corfe Castle was already a strong fortress with a keep and inner enclosure, both built in stone. In 1139, during the civil war of Stephen’s reign, the castle with stood a siege. There’ll be archery demonstrations and have-a go sessions.

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.


April 14, 2017
April 23, 2017
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Corfe Castle National Trust
The Square, Corfe Castle
Wareham, BH20 5EZ
01929 481294

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