Events

Battle of Stamford Bridge 1066 and the Stamford Bridge Tapestry

Sunday 11th September 2022

2pm-4:30pm. Join Chris Rock, Yorkshire Region Chair, for a guided walk around the Stamford Bridge battlefield, where Harold II defeated a Viking army led by the Norwegian king Harald Hardrada and Harold's own brother, Tostig.

The walk will end at the Old Station Club, the town's heritage centre on local history, to view the Stamford Bridge Tapestry. Refreshments may be purchased at the club.

Walk free to Battlefields Trust members. A donation of £5 is suggested from non-members towards the work of the charity.

 
 

For further information.

 
The Battlefields Resource Centre