The Tower - Escape, Imprisonment and Execution.

Date: 

Sat, 10/02/2018

Time: 

13:00 to 14:30

Cost: 

£5 per child (includes 1 accompanying adult)

Contact name: 

David Brooks

Telephone: 

+44 20 8394 1734

Contact email: 

Venue:

Bourne Hall Museum Kids Club, Spring Street, Ewell, Surrey KT17 1UF, United Kingdom

Discover the dark bowels of this great Royal palace and the stories of those held prisoner there, from Ranulf Flambard Bishop of Durham who in 1128 became the first to escape the Tower, to Katherine Howard wife of Henry VIII in 1542, Guy Fawkes in 1606, and John Felton the assassin who murdered the Duke of Buckingham in 1628, as well as Carl Lody the German spy who was executed there in 1914.

Discover their lives and deaths and those of others who passed through Traitors Gate.

Traitors Gate