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The Time Travelling Medicine Man at Kidwelly Castle

Start Date: 20 August 2024
End Date: 21 August 2024
Start Time: 11:00 am
End Time: 4:00 pm
Price: Normal Admission Prices are: Member Free, Adult £7.50, Juniors (Aged 5-17) / Students £5.30, Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £24, Disabled person and companion Free, Seniors (Aged 65+) £7, All children under 5 receive free entry.

This summer, step into a world of historical mysteries and medical marvels with The Time Travelling Medicine Man at Kidwelly Castle! It’s an extraordinary event that promises a fascinating journey through the ages, exploring the evolution of medicine, surgery, dentistry, and the history of diseases. Perfect for families looking for an educational and entertaining day out during the summer school holidays, this event is set to captivate curious minds of all ages.

The Time Travelling Medicine Man brings history to life in the most intriguing way. Imagine wandering the grounds of the majestic Kidwelly Castle, only to stumble across a scene straight out of the past, where medicine men and surgeons of yore share their secrets. This unique experience offers a hands-on look at how people were treated for various ailments through the centuries, from medieval times to the more recent past.

You’ll get to see up close how advancements in medical knowledge and practices have shaped the world we live in today. With demonstrations and interactive displays, the event makes learning about health and science an adventure. You and your family can delve into the world of ancient remedies, groundbreaking surgeries, and the development of dental care, all within the historic walls of Kidwelly Castle.

What’s more, there’s no need to book tickets in advance for this captivating day out. The Time Travelling Medicine Man is included in the normal admission prices to Kidwelly Castle, making it an easily accessible event for everyone. It’s a hassle-free way to inject a dose of education and fun into your summer holidays.

Kidwelly Castle, with its stunning architecture and rich history, provides the perfect backdrop for an event that combines the past with the present. It’s an opportunity to explore the castle, learn about the history of medicine, and enjoy a day out that’s unlike any other.

As you wander through the event, you’ll be amazed at how much has changed in the world of medicine and yet how some things remain surprisingly the same. It’s a reminder of the incredible journey of human innovation and resilience, all set against the backdrop of one of Wales’s most beautiful castles.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to travel back in time with The Time Travelling Medicine Man at Kidwelly Castle this summer. Click the ‘Add to Calendar’ button at the top of the page to make sure you don’t forget about this fascinating event.

Looking for more family-friendly events this summer? Be sure to visit our ‘What’s on in West Wales‘ Page for a comprehensive guide to the best local events.


At a Glance

Outdoor Event
OK for all ages
Drop in Event
Wheelchair Access
Pushchair Access
Toilets Available
Nappy Changing Facilities
Free Parking
Dog Friendly

Looking for more Fun Family Friendly Events and Activities visit Our What’s On in West Wales page and if you’re up for a family road trip you’ll want to check out our Family Events Worth Travelling to page


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