Introducing the Longbow Course

Introducing the Longbow Course

Prices: £40

Venue: West Stow

Booking information


Sunday 26 April 2020, 1.00pm


Sunday 17 May 2020, 1.00pm


Sunday 7 June 2020, 1.00pm


Sunday 12 July 2020, 1.00pm


Sunday 9 August 2020, 1.00pm


Saturday 12 September 2020, 1.00pm


This event is promoted by Arnor Archery

Event details

Unfortunately, 20th & 26th March dates have been cancelled. We are in the process of contacting all ticket holders to advise. Due to a high volume of calls and emails we kindly ask that customers refrain from contacting us during this unprecedented period as we will contact you directly regarding reimbursement. We would like to thank you in advance for your patience.

Longbow – history, theory and practice

This course at the Anglo-Saxon Village provides an introduction into the fascinating history of the English longbow along with an opportunity to use these iconic items. The course is delivered by an Archery instructor, based at West Stow.

You can learn about the medieval longbow and how it was used in a mix of classroom and range activities. There is all equipment provided, personal tuition, a range of bow weights and plenty of shooting time.

- This is partly an outdoor event so please wear sensible clothing.
- The event is suitable for adults and/or accompanied young people 15 years and over; all must be paying participants.
- Please meet at the West Stow Visitor Centre 10 minutes before session start time.
-This event will go ahead in most weather conditions apart from extreme wind and/or rain (introduction inside).

Parking: Normal parking fees apply (£2 for the day)

Dates: 29 March, 26 April, 17 May, 7 June, 12 July, 9 August, 12 September
Times: 1pm-4pm
Tickets: £40 per person
Booking: Essential - use the 'Book now' button or call 01284 758000
Venue: West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village

This event is promoted by Arnor Archery.

Suitable for ages 15+

Meet at Visitor Centre 10 mins before start time

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