Updated 2 July. Following government guidance, some of the outdoor spaces at Hampton Court Palace are now open Wednesday-Sunday. Palace interiors will reopen 17 July. The Magic Garden and Maze remain closed. Please read our visit information
Key Stage 4 | Subject: History | Topics: Elizabethans, Tudors | Session Type: Depth study
A weak and feeble woman? In this session, students will use a range of physical and documentary evidence to explore how Elizabeth I used Hampton Court Palace to create and consolidate her presentations of power, identity and legacy.
Students will analyse key events and challenges in Elizabethan life, including the succession crisis of 1562, the impact of a female ruler on the Tudor Court and the use of Hampton Court to create the image of the invincible queen of the ‘Golden Age’.
Exam board links
This session has been designed to complement the study of Elizabeth I’s reign, and particularly the following exam boards:
Monday and Thursday
Up to 35 students
£105 plus admission