Walking Tours (Select Dates)

A unique opportunity to explore our site on a walking tour. Taking you through 300 years of history and heritage. Read more

9th June - 21st July - Summer Sundays

Summer Sunday's at the Royal Gunpowder Mills provide a excellent opportunity to visit our site on a peaceful summer Sunday! Read more

6th July - Woodland Wildlife Safari

Book yourself onto this exclusive experience, our special tractor trailer tour setting off shortly before dusk to see and learn about the beautiful environment of this 170-acre site. Read more

Jul 13 & 14 - Traditional Building Skills Course

This two day (weekend) course is aimed at beginners who would like to learn how to use lime mortars, and how to tackle areas of repointing and bricks that are spalling. Read more

Jul 28 - Aug 28 - Professor Nitrate's Test Zone

Professor Nitrate has a great variety of hands on experiments to try this summer! Read more

September 7th 2019 - Battlefields Trust Study Day 2019

A Whiff Of Grapeshot - Gunpowder Weapons In the Napoleonic Wars Read more

Oct 4 - Oct 6 - The Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest comes to the Royal Gunpowder Mills! Read more

26th Oct - 1st Nov - Dr Gore's Spooky Mad Lab

Dr Gore returns for a week of spooky fun! Read more

Nov 2 & 3 - Guy Fawkes Festival & Fireworks

Our 2019 season ends with a bang! Read more

Nov 15 - Curating Decay Mini Conference

Place Services & The Royal Gunpowder Mills join together for an exciting new workshop! Read more