Margam Abbey Theatrical History Tour
Thu 04 Jul 2019
Margam Country Park
A journey back to the 12th Century and beyond
Discover fascinating history and architecture - through the High Medieval drama of this former Cistercian abbey.
With your costumed guide, the tour enables you to explore and learn about this fine abbey founded in 1147 by Robert Earl of Gloucester, the eldest son of Henry the first.
Meet characters from history to learn about the daily life of the monks and hear from an infamous monarch, King John and his visits to the Abbey.
Hear of the curse of the Red Monk. Explore the superb atmosphere through Medieval, Tudor and Victorian history.
Costumed reenactors will reveal the reason why the scribes at Margam Abbey recorded some of the most dramatic incidents and secrets of the eras contained in priceless library books
Enjoy humorous events and dramatic history in action!
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