Medieval Costumes

When it comes to Medieval Fancy Dress costumes there are a number of characters and type of characters that come to mind. There are kings and queens, knights, maidens, peasants, Robin Hood, and a whole range of other characters that we associate with the mediaeval age. You are able to re-enact this special time of British history with a medieval costume.

Choose a costume type from the fancy dress category list below to shop for your perfect Medieval Fancy Dress Costume!

Child Medieval Costumes
Adult Knight Costumes
Adult King Costume
Queen Costume
Maiden and Wench Costumes
Maidens & Wenches
Robin Hood Men, Women, Childrens
Robin Hood Men & Womens
Monk Costume
Maid Marion Costumes
Maid Marion
Peasant Man & Lady
Peasant Man and Woman
Medieval Weapons - Swords and Shields
Swords, Shields, Bows
Scythes and Axes
Scythes and Axes
Medieval Mace
Medieval Mace

Medieval Fancy Dress costumes invoke the memory of many characters, in particular, one that comes up time and time again is, no I wasn’t thinking of King Arthur, but Robin Hood. Robin Hood is one of the first medieval characters to come to mind. Ballads and stories have inspired many movies about Robin Hood. Share in the mystery of that time in a medieval costume.

Relive the time of knights jousting on horseback with a medieval outfit. It will will one special night. You can be a princess or a knight. Those times of myth and legend, when people lived their lives by virtue and honour have never been closer. Venture into the land of nobility, bravery and magic today.

The variety of costumes available is practically endless. Online costume stores have a wide array of clothes belonging to different epochs, to folkloric or historical figures from which to choose. You can be Lady Guinevere, a monk or Royalty.

Medieval costumes readily invoke the memory of British medieval history. When you wear a costume, you will also get a feel for the people that existed around that time in British history. You will be able to recapturing the feel of a time of bravery, nobility, and heroism. The tales of King Arthur and Merlin, not to forget Robin Hood are endlessly retold due to the compelling appeal of the Medieval Age.

Children can also benefit from participation in a medieval costume event. So if you are a teacher or parent, getting them involved in a medieval themed event will help them relate and understand this period of history, as opposed to simply watching Merlin on BBC1. The appeal of history lessons will be reinforced in this way.

A medieval costume will greatly enhance the pleasure and variety of costumes at a fancy dress party. Choose a Medieval costume and for one special night you can transform yourself into a brave night or a damsel in distress or a noble king or queen. Or you can be a defender of the poor by robbing the rich, that outlaw Robin Hood and his band of merry men.

So choose a Medieval fancy dress costume and represent one of the actual or mythical characters of ancient times in our history.