A post 1066 study of local history | A significant turning point in British History


Duration: 4 hours - 10.30am - 2.30pm

Cost: £9 per pupil

1588 - Queen Elizabeth I reigns. Sir Francis Willoughby – living in newly built Wollaton Hall - celebrates the defeat of the Spanish Armada. Dress in fine clothes and entertain Sir Francis with Tudor dancing. Explore the Tudor kitchens, discover exotic spices and understand the food eaten by rich and poor. Hear accounts of battles and Sir Willoughby’s seafaring ancestor, Sir Hugh Willoughby.

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