“Battle Bridge”: Boudicca vs the Romans – an immersive experience at King’s Cross.

Friday night, Saturday, Sunday: 29-31 August 2014

Did you know, in the first and second centuries AD, 20% of the world’s population lived under Roman rule?

Following last year’s immersive Journeys festival, which took us back to Victorian times, we are hosting a summer festival extravaganza all based on the Roman Empire and its presence n London, in 61AD.Boudicca

We’ll be showing some classic Roman inspired films on Friday and Saturday evenings, during the day on Saturday and Sunday – a programme of activities with something for everyone.

Fancy learning how to make yourself up as a Roman noblewoman? Or to fight for your freedom, gladiator-style? Or perhaps you’re more interested in interior decoration, and want to try mosaic design.

  • Learn how to battle like a Roman with Gladiator Workshops
  • Indulge yourself in some Roman-inspired food and drink
  • Learn the art of Roman hair braiding and beauty techniques
  • Make your very own Roman Mosaic to take home
  • Take a walk around a Roman house and make your own coaster
  • Have your picture taken in full Roman get up!