Historic Royal Palaces
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The Tower of London was used as a prison, palace and fortress. One infamous prisoner was Guy Fawkes.
The Earl of Essex fell out of favour with the Queen and was imprisoned in 1601.
Children depict the imprisonment of Guy Fawkes in the Tower of London for his role in the Gunpowder Plot, 1605.
On 31st May 1533, crowds gathered in London for the coronation of Anne Boleyn.
The story of the oldest female prisoner in the Tower of London's history.
Details of the people, settings and stories from the Mint at the Tower.
Introduce the main features of the medieval fortress and royal residence.
Key events which have shaped the Tower of London across time.
Unscramble jumbled up stories and find out when in history they took place.
Raleigh was imprisoned in 1592, but for what reason?
Find out what happened when at Kensington Palace.
Charts the Stuart dynasty that led to the rule of Mary II and William III.