It is 1097 and William I's greatest fortress and palace, the White Tower, has just been completed. One of William's courtiers will help students explore this magnificent keep, examining its exterior, defences and symbolic power as the great 'Norman fist on Anglo-Saxon soil'.
National Curriculum Links
Know and understand the history of these islands as a coherent, chronological narrative, from the earliest times to the present day: how people’s lives have shaped this nation and how Britain has influenced and been influenced by the wider world.
Understand historical concepts such as continuity and change, cause and consequence, similarity, difference and significance, and use them to make connections, draw contrasts, analyse trends, frame historically-valid questions.
Understand how people’s lives have shaped this nation and how Britain has influenced and been influenced by the wider world.
Availability Mondays to Fridays 10.30, 12.00, 1.30 Duration One hour Capacity Up to 35 pupils Price £93 plus admission