Historic Royal Palaces
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A detailed look at historic royal fashion. Examine one of the treasures of the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection, a beautiful man’s silk court coat from the 1790s.
A visual story guide to support a visit to Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.
Self-guided historical enquiry designed to support GCSE students studying the Normans, in particular the AQA historic environment of Norman England.
A selection of primary and secondary image and written sources designed to support GCSE students studying the Normans.
Dr Sally Tuckett, University of Glasgow, describes why the study of fashion and dress is so useful for social historians.
Artefacts dating from AD50 to 1952 for use as primary source material.
The history of the Tower of London from AD50 to today.
Key dates and significant events relating to the Normans at the Tower of London from 1066 to 1100.
Profiles of key characters at the Tower of London from 1066 to 1100.
See the extent of William I’s castle building across England in the Norman period.
Charting key dates and events from 1553 to 1601 at the Tower of London during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I.
Hello school visitor - Welcome to Hampton Court Palace! Here's what you should know about this historic site ahead of your school visit. Come and take a look inside to get some helpful tips to have the best visit ever!