Travel back in time and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Roman Britain!
With cavalry, infantry, artillery and living history encampments, the Lunt will be bursting with life and activity throughout the day. Costumed interpreters will fill the fort with Roman infantry marching, an Iron Age camp, weaving demonstrations and birds of prey (Saturday only). Plus don’t miss the unique sight of horseback demonstrations and infantry fighting in the famous Gyrus.
Join us for a fun and interactive insight into the early history of Coventry, from the Iron Age to the end of the Roman occupancy all in a single day!
The Vicus (re-enactors: early Roman soldiers and Iron Age warriors)
Britannia – Roman Infantry with living history camp
Dumnonika – Iron Age warriors and civilians with living history camp
ARC – Duo of Roman Cavalry soldiers with living history camp
Falconry display (on Saturday only)
REME – modern soldiers
Textiles Through Time – Spinning and Weaving in the Granary
Coventry and District Archaeology Society display
Family activities include - try your hand at archery with Activity Club Coventry, make a clay pot, and join in with Iron Age and Roman children’s drill.