5-28 August - There will be reduced train service between London Waterloo and Hampton Court. Find out more
Key Stage 3 | Subject: History | Topics: Stuarts | Session Type: Route-based
The year is 1688 and Britain has been invaded by a foreign prince. How did this Dutch invasion come to be known as the Glorious Revolution?
What led the British public to invite a foreigner to rule their country? How did James II’s Catholic views lead to his desertion of the throne?
Students will discover how William’s arrival changed the face of British politics and the role of parliament for centuries, and why Hampton Court was remodelled to rival the French palace of Versailles.
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This session supports:
Monday to Friday
10.30, 11.45, 13.15
Up to 35 pupils
£93 plus admission
Key information for your school visit to Hampton Court Palace.