Explore Georgian North Clerkenwell discovering tales of radicals and clowns, we will see see great Georgian engineering feats from engineering to town planning, in an area where Georgians came to play and be entertained.
Explore the area once dominated by the black friars.
Marvel at modern innovations, award-winning architecture and medieval priory remains. Stand on the site once belonging to Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII.
Learn about the lost palace once given to Katharine of Aragon as a wedding present by her new husband Henry VIII.
Imagine a time before the world was mapped, when people's every move depended on what they could see from their home. Now imagine being stuck there with no way to escape as plague sweep through town and claim more victims each day...
Do you think this would be just another bad dream? Well it turns out that some parts of London actually existed back then! The City held an important position within England. King Henry VIII had his sights set upon making sure things were in his control.