14 September & 21 September 11am - 4pm

Venue: Abbey Quarter
Free, drop in


Meet our characters from the Abbey Quarter, dressed in full replica costume, exploring the Forbury Gardens and the Abbey Ruins throughout the day. Enjoy finding out how people lived in past times with these fun costumed talks. Discover how monks lived, meet a laundress or learn how the Abbey became ruined in Tudor times. In the event of bad weather, please come to the Museum.


11am - 4pm