Interpretive Center & Gate Shop


Open for public banquets,  festivals, & village days.


  New and used books on medieval culture and history.

Displays of calligraphy and artworks.


   Book Selections in and out of print, many color-illustrated, include biographical studies of ‘King’ Arthur, Edward III, Eleanor of Aquitaine, and many others. Historical works cover Byzantine, Saracen, Viking, Celtic, English & European cultures.  Our literature section includes works by Chaucer, Dante, Bocaccio, Chretien de Troyes, etc., and we feature a collection of children’s books on knights, castles, culture in the middle ages, and books on daily life illustrate costume, architecture, women’s roles, monasteries, food and gardens.  Wondrous  carved wooden misericords, replicas from English cathedrals, are also now available in the shop.


For Yule 2023: Wondrous replica pottery by our villager Jo Reid;  books, books, books, fletched arrows, clothing, and more . . .



   Camlann’s Bors Hede Boke of Cookry (2012 printing) is now available.  This unique, illustrated, 214 page work contains 101 recipes with Middle English, modern, and working versions, and introductory chapters explaining food, gardens, kitchens, cooking techniques and meals in the middle ages.  Students of medieval culture will also be interested in the 85 page glossary of Middle English culinary terms, the most extensive yet to be printed. The book sells for $25.00 (tax included).  You may purchase this during your visit to the shop, at the Bors Hede Restaurant or by mail (send your check, including $3.00 per book for postage).