Tales from the Battlefield

Be transported back to one of the most dramatic periods in Scottish History as you listen to costumed actors performing Tales from the Battlefield.

Tales from the Battlefield

About Tales from the Battlefield

20th July 2019
21st July 2019
27th July 2019
plus 5 more date(s), see below for more info
11:15am; 12:00pm; 12:45pm; 1:30pm; 2:30pm; 3:15pm; 4:00pm (All Dates)
The National Wallace Monument
Abbey Craig Hillfoots Road, Causewayhead FK9 5LF
Performances are held outside the Monument and are Free. Admission charges payable only for entering the Monument.
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As you listen to costumed actors performing Tales from the Battlefield at The National Wallace Monument you will be transported back to one of the most dramatic periods in Scottish history, when Stirling was at the centre of all the action!

The Battle of Stirling Bridge is over and a soldier, lost and disoriented, makes his way into the woods. He meets another fighter – but soon discovers he is on the enemy’s side! What will happen, will they fight – or agree to a truce?

Important Information
During the Winter period the opening of the Monument can be affected by adverse weather, and the building may also be closed to visitors on occasions to enable essential maintenance work to be undertaken. Please check for the latest information and updates on www.nationalwallacemonument.com




Additional Dates: 21 July 2019, 27 July 2019, 28 July 2019, 12 October 2019, 13 October 2019, 19 October 2019, 20 October 2019

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Tales from the Battlefield are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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