Old Sarum

Old Sarum

Head on a historical day out at Old Sarum

Step back in time and explore the fascinating history of Old Sarum, one of the most significant and intriguing ancient sites in England. Nestled on a hilltop just two miles north of Salisbury, Old Sarum was a settlement dating back to the Iron Age, and later became an important fortified town, a Norman castle, and then an abandoned medieval city.

Today, visitors can wander among the ruins and marvel at the impressive earthworks that surround this historic site, which offer stunning views across the Wiltshire countryside. Discover the ancient ramparts that once defended the city, explore the remains of the Norman castle, and walk in the footsteps of the people who once lived and worked within its walls.

If you're looking for things to do with the family in Salisbury or the surrounding areas, then Old Sarum is the place for you

Old Sarum is a fascinating destination for history buffs, archaeology enthusiasts, and families alike. The site offers a range of educational resources and activities, including guided tours and educational workshops, making it the perfect destination for school groups and families looking for an educational day out.

Don't miss the chance to step back in time and experience the rich history and culture of Old Sarum. With so much to see and do, it's a must-visit destination for anyone interested in the history of England and the ancient world. So pack your bags, grab your camera, and prepare to explore the fascinating history of Old Sarum!

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Old Sarum,
Castle Road,
Salisbury,
Wiltshire,
GB
SP13SD