A Level activity trail and session

Update 14 December: In line with government guidance, the Tower of London will be closed from 16 December.

A live interpreter dressed as a Tudor Lady and a Live Interpreter dressed as a Tudor Gentlemen are kneeling on either side of a padlocked chest in the Great Watching Chamber. They are arguing.

Session: Mid-Tudor crisis

Students will analyse the buildings and documentary evidence to explore the Tower's use by Tudor kings and queens as a symbol of power and fear.

Key Stage 5
Subject: History
Topics: Tudors, Crime and Punishment
Session Type: Depth study

Bookings open from 16 November 2020.

School students visiting the Tower of London for a school session.

Activity trail

This trail is designed to support students studying Tudor history at A Level, providing structure and relevant highlights for an exploration of the Tower.

Bookings open from 16 November 2020.

Learning resources

Looking for resources to use in the classroom with your students?

Browse all of our curriculum-based learning resources covering 1000 years of history, including the Tudors, Georgians and Victorians.

You'll find resources for Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5 and SEND.