Does someone in your class have what it takes to be a medieval knight? Are they fearless, trustworthy, generous, loyal and good with a sword? Join in our lively session and find out who is up to the job at Windsor, where royal accommodation comes as ... Read more about Medieval knights wanted: apply here!
NEW FOR SEPTEMBER 2014! In this exciting handling and role play session, children discover how Henry VIII and his family members dressed to impress. Looking at royal portraits and Henry's enormous suit of armour we investigate the sple ... Read more about Meet the Monarch: Holbein's Henry
From choosing food for a royal tea party, counting steps on a giant staircase to finding animals hidden high up in the ceilings, My First Visit provides a fun and stimulating experience in a real life palace. ... Read more about My First Visit
Our popular March activity week focusing on knights introduces a new format for 2015. Using their amazing collection of armour, weapons and replica medieval costume, a team of historical interpreters take children back to the days of noble knights and ... Read more about Noble Knights and Fair Ladies
NEW FOR SEPTEMBER 2014! What did Queen Victoria write in her personal journal? How were family occasions and royal events recorded? Who was invited to 'dine and sleep' at Windsor Castle? ... Read more about Queen Victoria: Dear Diary...
As a residence of James IV, V and VI and Mary, Queen of Scots, the Palace of Holyroodhouse was witness to many important events during the Renaissance and Reformation in Scotland. ... Read more about Renaissance and Reformation