Special Services & Events
We have many events at Crowland throughout the year with many going to support our church.
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If you would like to visit Crowland or would like to arrange a tour please visit our contact page for more information. Also we can offer the church and abbey as a venue for meetings. conferences and social functions or even a film location. Please contact us for more details.
Theme: Through the Decades
Open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Bank Holiday Monday
Open 12 noon to 5 p.m. Sunday
Free Entry – Donations appreciated
at 6:30 p.m.
on Bank Holiday Monday
Civil War Re-enactment by The Sealed Knot
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Once again Friends of Crowland Abbey will be re-enacting the Siege of Crowland Abbey 1643 in conjunction with the Sealed Knot Cittie of London Brigade. Bigger and better more cannon, more pikes, more muskets we even have cavalry this time.
The event kicks off at 11:15 a.m. on Saturday 14th September around the Trinity Bridge followed by a rabble raising march to the Abbey field.
7.15 pm sees a torch lit parade through the town to the field followed by a fire pike assault with a huge firework finale.
The Houndogs perform in the beer tent at 8.30pm to round off a full programme.
Sunday is a quieter day ending with Colonel Cromwell arriving to close the event at 4.30pm.
Wrist Bands will be available from the Abbey Church £5 for the weekend £10 admission to the “Houndogs” under 16s free.
Catering is provided by “Poppies” tea room “The Little Red Bus” fish and chips and a barbeque by our local butcher.
The “Stagger Inn” bar will be open both days.
A large living history camp and 17th Century market will give a flavour of what life was like during the Civil War.
So pick your side Roundhead or Cavalier dress up join in and have some fun.
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