Martinmas Fair 2016


Lenton & Dunkirk's annual living history day is back, celebrating the story of Lenton's lost priory, founded in 1106.

Be part of this revival of Lenton Priory's Martinmas Fair - Nottingham's first famous fair. With history, archery, costumed characters, talks, archaeology, archaeological tours, re-enactment, things to do, food, performances children's activities and market stalls there's something for everyone.

Find out about Lenton Priory, the archaeology beneath our feet and medieval Nottingham, enjoy performances, make something to take home, try your skill against our re-enactors, and discover the unique historical identity of our area.

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Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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