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Historical Event, Mon 22 - Sun 28 Oct 2018, £3-£15

As Winter Approaches

As Winter Approaches


West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village


Icklingham Road,
West Stow,
Bury St Edmunds,
IP28 6HG


The Ynglingas are back at West Stow for the October Half Term.
They will be living in the Anglo-Saxon houses in the Village as an extended family group. The year is 650 and all is peaceful. They will be busy with craft activities, cooking and eating together, using the forge and the bread oven, and getting the village ready for winter.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 22 - Sun 28 Oct 2018 10:00 to 17:00
Last entry - 4pm


Standard admission charges apply

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 22 - Sun 23 Sep Preparing for a Feast!
Sat 6 - Sun 7 Oct Dark Age Sagas
Mon 22 - Sun 28 Oct As Winter Approaches
Sat 17 - Sun 18 Nov Celebrating Yule



See location of West Stow - The First English Village on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 799714  Lat: 52.31132 Long: 0.63793

By Road:
Follow brown leisure signs from the A14 or A11; the Anglo-Saxon Village is 7 miles NW of Bury St Edmunds, off the A1101.


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome