Historic Royal Palaces
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Explore the different functions of the Tower in detail with this activity sheet.
Lady Arbella needs your help to free her husband William.
Charting key dates and events from 1553 to 1601.
The Earl of Essex fell out of favour with the Queen and was imprisoned in 1601.
Things to look for, think about and imagine whilst exploring the Tower.
Imagine yourself in the shoes of somebody from the past.
The Tower of London was used as a prison, palace and fortress. One infamous prisoner was Guy Fawkes.
Examine the meaning and social history of court fashion during the 18th Century.
Lesson ideas and resources to support The Prisoner's Perilous Plot Digital Mission.
Lesson ideas and resources to support using The Lady's Royal Arrivals Digital Mission.
Introduce the main features of the medieval fortress and royal residence.