Somme 100 & St John's Craft Fair
Saturday 23rd July 2016
10.00am to 4.00pm
Free family event; discover what it was like to be a World War I soldier (meet re-enactors from the Birmingham Living History Group). Be a World War I news reporter and join in the family friendly art workshop creating banners for display in the museum. See a recreated World War I trench and temporary Somme display. See the fascinating World War I research by the Solihull Cadets (ACF) and find out about the 100th anniversary of the Royal Star and Garter Homes.
Plus also in the grounds browse the Craft Fair: A chance to shop for unique handcrafted gifts, cards and art work in historical surroundings.
Enjoy the annual Smith Street Party and the Warwick Folk Festival in various venues in the historic town.