Lord Protector’s Historical Fair at Oliver Cromwell’s House is hailed a ‘success’

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre. - Credit: Archant

Dozens of people visited Oliver Cromwell’s House in Ely at the weekend as part of The Lord Protector’s Historical Fair.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre. - Credit: Archant

There were a range of historical traders selling their wares, as well as gifts and games and items for the home.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre. - Credit: Archant

Historical re-enactors and enthusiasts were on hand during the day and gave demonstrations.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre. - Credit: Archant

A spokesman for the house said the event was for “those with a taste for the unique and wonderful” and thanked volunteers, staff and visitors for “making it such a huge success”.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre. - Credit: Archant

Michael Rouse, who attended the fair, said: “Really great fun and a wonderful range of crafts and historic goods.”

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre.

Oliver Cromwell House Historical Fayre. - Credit: Archant


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