The Magic Garden is now closed for winter and will re-open in Spring 2018.

Key Stage 3

Secondary school students visit Hampton Court

Applying History

Students will use primary sources including historic artefacts to analyse how we know about the past, and to question to what extent this evidence can be trusted.

Key Stage 3
Subject: History
Topics: Tudors, Stuarts, Georgians
Session Type: Object Handling

Secondary school students visit Hampton Court

Henry to Mary: A Religious Rollercoaster

In the Tudor period, religion was a key issue: the rollercoaster of religious changes led to widespread confusion and turmoil.

Key Stage 3
Subject: History
Topics: Tudors 
Session Type: Route-based

Secondary school students visit Hampton Court

Elizabeth I: Politics and Power

Led by a costumed interpreter, students will take on the role of the Queen's counsellors at the time of great danger.

Key Stage 3
Subject: History
Topics: Elizabethans, Tudors 
Session Type: Route-based

Secondary school students visit Hampton Court

Tudor Kitchens Revealed

Explore behind the scenes stories and find out how the Tudor court was run, who ate what, and the real cost of Henry’s extravagant court.

Key Stage 3
Subject: History
Topics: Tudors 
Session Type: Route-based

Production photos of Encounters with the Past, Hampton Court Palace daily visitor offer spring/summer 2016

(In)glorious Revolution

Discover how William’s arrival changed the face of British politics and the role of parliament for centuries, and why Hampton Court was remodelled.

Key Stage 3
Subject: History
Topic: Stuarts
Session Type: Route-based

More Than a Palace?

Students will develop their skills of historical enquiry, using primary source materials in the form of historic artefacts and paintings.

Key Stage 3
Subject: History
Topics: Tudors, Stuarts, Georgians
Session Type: In Depth Study Day

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