Learn how to successfully storm Northumberland's finest fortress with a variety of historical artillery at your disposal

Do you think you would have what it takes to storm this heavily fortified castle? How many creative ways can you think of which would enable your army to take siege? Reach the core provides an immersive and entertaining experience, demonstrating the ferocity of several medieval weapons whilst explaining the advantages and drawbacks of each.

Take the opportunity to handle each weapon and observe the incredible power and engineering prowess of the likes of stone throwing catapults as well as torsion and tension ballista’s, just to name a few!

Why not give these weapons a fire and see how much damage you can inflict on reach the core’s stone walls? But remember to choose your artillery wisely…

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