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Music and Merriment Summer School Holidays

Join us for music and merriment during the school summer holidays!

Experience family fun activities, including children’s Jester School*, specially created immersive Tudor experiences celebrating music, dancing and merriment.

Jester School
From juggling, hula hooping to plate spinning, our Jester School will include a variety of hands-on activities to teach you the skills needed to entertain a Tudor King and Queen, plus their distinguished guests! ?
*Jester School workshops will be held on the following dates:

Wednesday 2nd August 2023
Wednesday 9th August 2023
Wednesday 16th August 2023
Wednesday 30th August 2023

The family fun Jester School workshops will start at the following times:

10.30 am
11.30 am
12.30 pm
Last session is at 2 pm.

Living History sessions will be held in the medieval kitchen every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the summer school holidays – July 26th to 3rd September 2023 (10am – 4pm).

Visit our website to book your tickets.

Additional Information

Never been to St Mary's Guildhall? You can read all about it here ? Accessibility For everyone to enjoy St Mary’s Guildhall, there is a lift to the first floor and rising platform into the Muniment Room. There is a new spiral staircase to the 2nd floor and where access is not step free, 360 panoramic views of the rooms are available on the digital tour tablets. There are toilets and baby changing facilities on the ground floor located opposite the Cloisters. Parking for St Mary's Guildhall If you’re planning a trip to St Mary’s Guildhall by car, you can park in the city centre at a variety of available car parks. The closest ones are: Salt Lane Multi-Storey Grove Street surface car park For further details please visit Parking - Coventry City Council