Thursday, 25 October 2018

A new look in Sir Walter's study for Raleigh 400




To mark the 400th anniversary of Raleigh’s death, his study in the newly re-presented Bloody Tower,  has been dressed to reveal the reality of 'high status' imprisonment. 


A combination of film, sound, graphics and tactile objects provide a candid insight into Raleigh’s time at the Tower, including his passion for poetry and science.


Above images credit: Historic Royal Palaces 

A reminder of Raleigh as an explorer of the New World.


Above: Raleigh's quarters in the Bloody Tower as they were.  Image credit: Josie Stewart   

The Historic Royal Palaces website includes a feature on Sir Walter Raleigh at




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