Would you like to know more about how our society functions before joining? Here you can find some of the guides and rules we use to run our group.


Research is a large part of what we do in Stronghold, using contemporary sources such as manuscripts and archeological evidence to support decisions on what our members wear to events.

Core Period Authenticity Guide

Authenticity guide for Stronghold's core period (1066-1267)

Living History

We are keen to portray the customs and crafts as accurately as we can in the 21st century, from fibre crafts to feasting.

Coming soon...


Our combat manual describes the systems we have in place to ensure safety while putting on an exciting display. We use both competitive and 'show' techniques, depending on what each event requires.

Coming soon...

If you have any questions about any of our documents, feel free to email to find out more.