New Jersey

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Lyndhurst

 
Take a day trip to Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Lyndhurst Castle in New Jersey, where your students, scouts, and homeschool groups will experience the Middle Ages. Every detail of the show is painstakingly re-created as your group enjoys a historical reenactment, taking a personal journey back to the Middle Ages. Groups will see spectacular horsemanship, amazing swordplay, medieval games of skill, and an authentic jousting tournament between six brave knights of the realm. During the tournament, groups are served a feast fit for a king. 
 
 
Contact Info
Address: 149 Polito Ave. (1 mile west of MetLife Stadium), Lyndhurst, NJ 07071. Bergen County.
 
Tel: 888-WE-JOUST.
 
 
 
Hrs: Vary.
 
SCHOOLS
Imagine a living history lesson presented to your students by a King and his Noble Court, set within the walls of an 11th century-style castle. Matinees for school groups at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Lyndhurst Castle provide students with an interactive experience in which they will learn about medieval history, 11th-century weaponry, chivalry, and more. Matinees are available throughout the school year, taking place at 11AM, 10:30AM, or 1:30PM. Use downloadable lesson plans, worksheets and more from the Medieval Times website to enhance your history curriculum before and after the show. Learn more about matinee showings for school groups
 
Contact Info
Contact: Group Sales, 201-933-2220, ext. 2319.
 
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
Enjoy an exclusive show at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Lyndhurst Castle with your scout group! All scouts that attend the show will receive a free Medieval Times Scout Knight participation patch. Scout groups of less than 15 must reserve by calling 888-935-6878. Learn more about scout outings and upcoming dates
 
Contact Info
Contact: MaryEllen Young, 201-933-2220 ext. 2321, maryellen.young@medievaltimes.com.
 
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, history.
 
HOMESCHOOL
Let medieval history come to life for your homeschool group! Homeschoolers are welcome to attend Educational Matinees with no group minimum. The show at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Lyndhurst Castle provides opportunities for homeschoolers to learn about chivalry, medieval history, 11th-century weaponry, and more. Matinees are available from October-June, taking place at 11AM, 10:30AM, or 1:30PM. 
 
Contact Info
Contact: Group Sales, 201-933-2220.
 
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.