Summer School Holiday Program

Daily Program from the 26th of December 2020 – 26th of January 2021

Please check our Facebook page for the latest information on opening hour and times

Open 7 days 2pm-8pm

Kryal Castle making the most of the Summer Evenings!

Due to Covid, please pre-book tickets for entry. Tickets are available here

Arena Shows & Outdoor Shows  

3:00pm The Untold Tale of Rapunzel’s Tower

Rapunzel and her handsome Prince Fredrick have devised an escape plan to be rid of the evil witch’s grasp forever! Will fate be in their side? Or will this dotty witch outsmart them both? (Map Ref. between 27 & 28, in front of the statue of David)

3:45pm: A Queenly Croquet Match

Join Alice, The Cheshire Cat, The Mad Hatter and the White Rabbit as they attend the Queen of Hearts’ Royal Croquet Match! But don’t bother trying to win, for the Queen is quite a bit better at this game than you! (Map Ref. 25 beside the Playground)

Get a photo with the whole Alice in Wonderland cast! Photo opportunities available after the performance between 4pm-4:15pm.

4:30pm The Mounted Skill at Arms

Head to the Tournament Arena to see the knights and warhorses of Kryal Castle compete in a challenge designed to test their skills with sword, lance and spear.

(Map Ref. 12)

5:00pm Robin Hood’s Archery Contest

The Sheriff of Nottingham has lured our hero Robin of Loxley and his sidekick Little John to the Arena to compete in an Archery Contest, for the hand of the beautiful Maid Marion! The Sheriff is notoriously sly, but robin may have a trick or two up his sleeve as well! (Map Ref. 12)

5:50pm: Our Clever Dragons

Meet our newest featured creatures here at Kryal Castle! Evie and Gappa our Dragon Trainers will present our beautiful Dragon friends on the Arena, a sight not to be missed! (Map Ref. 12)

7:00pm The Royal Joust 

Return to the Tournament Arena for the ultimate display of knightly skills. See our awe inspiring knights, wearing full steel armour and riding their amazing warhorses, charge and strike their opponents with their lances.  (Map Ref. 12)


Additional Activities  

Knight School

Children are invited to learn the skills of knighthood, under instruction from our Master at Arms with sword and shield. Max 5 participants per session, running from 2:15pm until 4:30pm, and 7:30pm until 8pm daily on the tournament arena (Entry in front of the blacksmith- Map Ref 16, on the Tournament Arena Map Ref 12).


Learn the ancient art of archery in our indoor Archery Range! Try your hand with a real bow and arrow, who knows, Robin Hood may be recruiting soon!  (Map Ref 19)

Axe Throwing

Why not put yourself to the test… Taking place on the arena from 5pm until 6:45pm every day. Height restrictions apply. (Entry in front of the blacksmith- Map Ref 16, on the Tournament Arena Map Ref 12).

 Please note all our outdoor activities and shows are subject to weather conditions.

Additional Attractions

Torture Dungeon & Museum

When it comes to history, the horrible bits are sometimes the most interesting! Explore the dark side of human history – not for the faint-heartened – viewing the fascinating Torture Museum exhibition before you encounter the Dungeon of doom attractions deep within the Castle. Are you brave enough to enter? Recommended for 13 yrs + (Map Ref. 8)

Dragon’s Labyrinth

Make your way from the castle entrance, through the labyrinth where you’ll find the home of Kryal’s most magical creatures. Tree Sprites, dragons and fairies await you! (Map Ref. 2) Children under 10 may prefer a stroll through the She-Dragons egg garden

*Royal Photographer

Have our Royal Photographer capture you and your loved ones at their finest! Additional Cost applies. (Map Ref. 2)

Tooth fairy Lolly shop

Indulge your sweet tooth with a wide range of sweets and chocolates or cool down with an ice cream (Map Ref 23)

Village Shop

Browse a wide range of medieval clothing, arms & armour, and souvenirs

(Map Ref 15)


Meet our resident Smithy with a range of hand-made unique products

(Map Ref 16)

Glow Life Glow Cave

Local artist Robbie J’s wide range of fantastical products

(Map Ref 21)

Starlight Emporium

Crystals and creative magical items (Map Ref 18)

The Maze

Built on the myths and legends of the realm, our stone maze is a sentimental favourite for many visitors to Kryal and the most puzzling attraction of all. Take up the challenge… will you return? (Map Ref 29)



Ale House 

Enjoy our Woodfired Pizza’s, Beef Brisket and Vegetarian Burgers locally made assorted Pies, Hot dogs, Bake n Grind Donuts and daily specials! Enjoy a coffee or an Ale and watch the activities on the arena! Open 2pm-8pm (Map Ref. 14)

Please note:  Program may be subject to change as COVID-19 restrictions ease additional activities will return