Get Medieval in London

Join us as we research and re-enact the skills and pastimes of history, including sword fighting, cooking, arts and crafts, and much more.

Indulge your historical hobbies

Do you want to fight like a knight, dress for a Royal Court, and eat like a King, all at a castle? Then get in touch - we'd love to have you join us! Contact us

Make new friends

Fight practice, social meet ups, themed revels and craft gatherings that are open to all. More info

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Join us in Thamesreach!

We are the greater London group of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA),
a practical history organisation that focuses on skills and activities from before 1600 while having a jolly good time!

Latest news

Insulae Draconis award blank competition!
16 Nov

Insulae Draconis award blank competition!

YOU COULD WIN GOLD! That’s right. The prize is a pack of 25 sheets of 24 carat transfer gold. Double thick, because that’s the way I roll. Between now and 25 March (Lady day, a rent day), send me, the s...
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Arm and stand ready!
9 Aug

Arm and stand ready!

Restrictions have lifted in London and, after far too long, Thamesreach fighter practice is a go! We'll be having our first fighter practice for 2021 this Thursday 12th August in the Whitechapel area from 6...
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Thamesreach Bunting Project
29 Jul

Thamesreach Bunting Project

The Thamesreach Bunting is an ongoing project for the shire, started by Robert de Canterbury and Geneviève de Flechiere, to add atmosphere to our halls and revels. The bunting is currently undergoing...
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Other SCA Groups

Find other Kingdoms and groups worldwide.
Kingdom of Drachenwald includes Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Principality of Insulae Draconis includes the United Kingdom, Ireland and Iceland.
Three people in medieval dress wearing helmets
The SCA is a world-wide organisation - if you're not in London, you can probably find a group near you.