The Battle of Wakefield in December 1460 was one of the most pivotal battles of the Wars of the Roses.

Join us on the 11th December to learn more about this conflict and the events that led to the death of Richard, Duke of York, in the fields outside Sandal Castle.

Suitable for ages 12+

11th December 2022, 2pm to 3pm.

Doors open at 1:45pm.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Call 01924 302700 and leave a message. We will return your call as soon as possible.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will have your details on the door.

Venue opening hours

Monday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Friday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday : 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday : 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Venue Details

Find us at

Castle Garth, Pontefract, WF8 1QH