Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Chicago

 
The Middle Ages come to life at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament’s Chicago Castle! Watch as heroic knights on spirited horses display astounding athletic feats, falconry, thrilling swordplay, spectacular horsemanship, and participate in an authentic jousting tournament. The educational medieval experience is complete with a utensil-free, 11th-century style feast fit for a king. So book your group, take a seat in the castle arena, dig into your meal, and prepare for a field trip of epic proportion!
 
 
Contact Info
Address: 2001 North Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60195. Cook County. 
 
Tel: 1-888-WE-JOUST (935-6878). 
 
 
 
Hrs: Vary.
 
SCHOOLS
Students will travel through the mists of time to a forgotten age and tale of devotion, courage, and love while learning about medieval history at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Chicago Castle. The show’s historical reenactments allow students to visualize medieval culture with 11th-century weaponry, chivalry, and more. Educational matinees are held on select weekdays from October through the beginning of June at 11AM. Download lesson plans, worksheets, and more from the Medieval Times website to supplement classroom learning before and after the show. Learn more about school matinees
 
Contact Info
Contact: Group Sales, 847-882-0555.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: K-12th.
 
Group Size: 15-20 minimum.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours.
 
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: Varies.
 
Registration: Online, Phone.
 
Food Options: Meal, Vegetarian, Beverages.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
Accessible To: PD.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies, Performing Arts.
Topics Covered: Middle Ages, medieval history, government, culture, theater, drama.
 
SCOUTS 
Join Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Chicago Castle with your troop on Scout Appreciation Show dates! Held on select weekends, Scout Appreciation Show dates allow scouts to enjoy an exclusive performance at the castle. Each scout in attendance will receive a Medieval Times Scout Knight patch. See website for upcoming dates and times. Learn more about scout troop outings.
 
Contact Info
Contact: Group Sales, 847-882-0555.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: K-12th.
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours.
 
Recomm. Ratio of Scouts to Staff: Varies.
 
Registration: Online, Phone, Email.
 
Food Options: Meal, Vegetarian, Beverages.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
Accessible To: PD.
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BAGDES IN: Performing Arts, Social Studies.
Topics Covered: Theater, music, story, acting, staging.
 
HOMESCHOOL
At Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Chicago Castle, homeschoolers will see medieval history come alive! Homeschool students are welcome to attend Educational Matinees without a group minimum. The show provides opportunities for homeschoolers to learn about chivalry, 11th-century weaponry, and other aspects of medieval culture. School matinees are available on select dates in October through the beginning of June at 11AM. 
 
Contact Info
Contact: Group Sales, 847-882-1496.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: K-12th.
 
Group Size: N/A.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours.
 
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: Varies.
 
Registration: Online, Phone.
 
Food Options: Meal, Vegetarian, Beverages.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
Accessible To: PD.
 
Topics Covered: Middle Ages, medieval history, government, culture, theater, drama.