When

  • 30 October - 23 December 2017 and 02 January - 09 February 2018
11.00 – 12.30 and 13.30 – 15.30

Ticketing information

Included in palace admission

Step back seven hundred years in time and into the palace of King Edward I, Hammer of the Scots. Enter a world a world of chivalrous knights and beautiful ladies, troublesome lords and royal prisoners. There are money problems at home, too, as the King leads his armies off to war.

Join the knights and ladies at any time between 11:00-12:30 and 13:30-15:30

Venue: Medieval Palace

Explore what's on

Wilson's Passage, looking south. The walls on either side of the passage are decorated with back vitrified bricks laid in diagonal patterns.

Come along and enjoy a fascinating talk by Nicola Tallis on her newest book, Elizabeth's Rival: The Tumultuous Tale of Lettice Knollys, Countess of Leicester

06 November 2017

Hampton Court Palace

Doors open at 13:45 for a 14:00 start

Sculpture of a polar bear

Discover the fascinating stories of the many exotic animals kept at the Tower of London and explore how they lived in the Royal Menagerie.

Open daily

Tower of London
View of the White Tower exterior

Marvel at the imposing White Tower, a magnificent example of Norman architecture situated right at the heart of the Tower.

Open daily

Tower of London

Browse more history and stories

The perfect dress up, your little princess can glide around like a Georgian Princess with this pretty princess fancy dress.

Princess Charlotte Georgian dress up costume

The perfect dress up, your little princess can glide around like a Georgian Princess with this pretty princess fancy dress.

£35.00

Luxurious soft faux suede cushion featuring a portrait of Elizabeth I, the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn.

Queen Elizabeth I portrait cushion

Luxurious soft faux suede cushion featuring a portrait of Elizabeth I, the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn.

£40.00

Gauntlets inspired by Gothic armour popular during the late 15th century. Fully articulated and constructed from polished steel.

Medieval armour - gauntlets

Gauntlets inspired by Gothic armour popular during the late 15th century. Fully articulated and constructed from polished steel.

£150.00