Historic Royal Palaces
Find a resource to use in the classroom or on a visit to the palaces
Join our intrepid history reporter, Tracey Tooley, on her mission to uncover England’s most infamous monarch, Henry VIII.
In 2014, students responded to the question. These are their thoughts.
In 2014, children responded to this question. These are their responses.
What do a musket ball, sweetheart badge and Donald Duck have to do with the Fusiliers?
A visual story guide to support a visit to Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.
Key events which have shaped the Tower of London across time.
Step into the role of advisors and respond to the currency troubles facing England.
Students step into the role of advisors to Elizabeth I.
Profiles of prisoners, often persecuted for their religious beliefs.
Key dates and events from 1086 to 1986.
Anne Boleyn married Henry VIII, but ended up imprisoned in the Tower.
The first person prisoner at the Tower, and also the first escapee!