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Witness an all NEW heart pumping, fist thumping live action show at Warwick Castle from May 2017.

It's 1455 and the House of Lancaster holds the English throne. King Henry VI's crown is challenged by the House of York. The rival houses clash in battle and the bloody war that ensued was to last over 30 years...

Marvel as the legendary Wars of the Roses unfolds before you during an epic new live action show at Warwick Castle.

Pledge your allegiance...

Warwick Castle new show


Are you on the side of the Lancastrians, King Henry VI and Margaret of Anjou?

Wars of the Roses Warwick Castle


Or will you choose to support the House of York in their challenge to the throne?

Wars of the Roses LIVE! On selected dates from 27th May — 3rd September 2017

There are over 50 dates available to experience a live action horseback battle with jaw-dropping special effects, Wars of the Roses LIVE promises to be a fist-thumpingly spectacular show of knightly heroism demanding bold battle strategy and fearless fighting from both sides, book on selected dates between 27th May and 3rd September 2017.

Warwick Castle Break Deals


Save up to 25% on your 2017 short break when you book before 28th February. All packages include:

  • An overnight stay and breakfast — Will you choose King or Country? Meet the knights that will fight on your behalf!
  • Wars of the Roses skills activities — Get the chance to shoot a mediaeval longbow and train to handle a mediaeval sword in our unique sword skill workshop, where you'll score points for your household
  • FREE Second Day Castle Tickets


Make your mediaeval experience even more unforgettable and stay in our Knight's Village.


Wars of the Roses LIVE Show Dates

Or, why not stay nearby in one of our hand-picked partner hotels near Warwick Castle?

Terms and conditions apply. The new War of the Roses LIVE show will take place at Warwick Castle from 27th May – 4th June and 22nd July – 3rd September 2017. Please note: If one of your Castle entry days is the 4th June or 3rd September, you will receive FREE second day Castle tickets but War of the Roses LIVE! will not be showing on your next day. Lead price of £152 per family is based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing a standard Warwick Glamping Tent on selected dates. FREE second day castle tickets must be taken during your break, between your hotel check in and check out. Breakfast is included in all packages unless otherwise stated. Save up to 25% offer applies to 2017 breaks booked before 28th February 2017. Please see offer landing page for more details. Subject to change and availability.

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