Cross of Calatrava

Introduction to the SCA

Discover the historic adventure of exploring the lives of people who lived before 1600CE from around the world.


This brief disclaimer video explains some key points about The video series that we created to help recruit new members into the society for creative anachronism

Digging Deeper

Many of our friends are so busy having fun exploring the past that they find it difficult to explain our hobby to new people. In this video we look at the SCA Iowa core value statements that shape our recruitment efforts but also help to describe what our hobby is all about. The statements shaped the design of this video series and this website, but are solely the opinions of the members of the SCA-Iowa group

Contact us with Questions

For more information about how, when and where to participate, please contact your local SCA group or