Robin Hood – the Legend


As dawn breaks in Sherwood Forest, Robin Hood and outlaws plan to rob rich travellers and outwit the evil Sheriff

Enter Robin’s world to uncover myths and legends of Nottingham’s famous outlaw. Who was he? Was he a real person? Examine evidence and discover why tales of the legend are so popular. Examine a painting of Robin and the outlaws with King Richard the Lionheart and recreate characters with costumes, role play and drama.

Learn about Robin Hood’s enemies and discover why the original Nottingham Castle was one of the strongest fortresses in the country. Handle and investigate replica medieval objects, plus armour and weapons.

Duration: 1.5 hours | 10.30am -12noon or 1pm - 2.30pm

Cost per session: £5 per child