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LGBT+ Royal Histories
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer histories in our palaces
The Tower of London prison
It is known as an infamous prison, but it wasn't built to be one
A black musician at the Tudor court
The Tower of London Menagerie
For over 600 years, the Tower housed a menagerie of exotic wild animals
Catalina of Motril
A Tudor servant with one of English history’s greatest secrets
The life and death of Henry VIII’s 'most faithful servant'
The Princes in the Tower
Murdered or survived – what happened to Edward and his younger brother Richard?
Lady Jane Grey
Known as the ‘Nine Day Queen’, Lady Jane had the shortest reign in British history
Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot
Who was the real Guy Fawkes, the man behind the mask?