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Elizabeth I

From Tower prisoner to English Queen

The Field of Cloth of Gold

Henry VIII's historic meeting with his great rival François I in 1520 was a defining point in his reign

The gardens at Hampton Court Palace

A brief history of the famous royal gardens

Henry VIII

Who was the real Henry VIII?

Henry VIII’s kitchens at Hampton Court

Henry VIII's food factory, preparing up to 1,000 meals a day

The story of Hampton Court Palace

Home of Henry VIII and the Tudor dynasty

Life at the Tudor court

In the Tudor period, a monarch’s home was centre of the nation

Henry VIII's children

All three ruled England