Historic Royal Palaces
Find a resource to use in the classroom or on a visit to the palaces
Excerpt from 'De Civitate', 1534 by Desiderius Erasmus.
Raleigh was imprisoned in 1592, but for what reason?
A video dramatising the fall of Sir Thomas More and his eventual execution.
The story of the oldest female prisoner in the Tower of London's history.
Both were imprisoned during the reign of King Edward I.
Imprisoned for piracy in 1534, Alice was held at the Tower of London.
The first person prisoner at the Tower, and also the first escapee!
Anne Boleyn married Henry VIII, but ended up imprisoned in the Tower.
Key dates and events from 1086 to 1986.
This chronology shows how history unfolded at Hampton Court Palace.
Find out who's who at Hampton Court Palace.
Key dates relating to the Tudor and later kitchens from 1526 to 1979.