Man at Arms

Come along to Dirleton Castle for one of Historic Scotland's special 'Man at Arms' talks, which tell tales of siege warfare and castle life, with a selection of medieval weapons on show!

Man at Arms

About Man at Arms

Join us at Dirleton Castle for one of our special 'Man at Arms' talks, which tell tales of siege warfare and castle life, with a selection of medieval weapons on show.

This talk is part of the Saltire Festival, taking place in East Lothian for its 10th anniversary year from 24 November to 1 December.

No booking required.

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