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Treasure Island Weekend

Blists Hill Victorian Town

Come along to Blists Hill Victorian Town over the August Bank Holiday Weekend dressed as a pirate or your favourite character from Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous novel, Treasure Island.

Come along to Blists Hill Victorian Town over the August Bank Holiday Weekend dressed as a pirate or your favourite character from Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous novel, Treasure Island. The open-air museum will be running a special literary themed event with actors recreating scenes from the popular maritime book of mutiny and buried treasure.

The last remaining Severn Trow, a cargo boat which operated along the River Severn in the 1800s, will be transformed into Treasure Island’s famous vessel, the Hispaniola, where Long John Silver and Jim Hawkins will judge the best fancy dress costume.

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