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An Audience with Henry VIII

  • August 17; 2019 to August 18; 2019
  • 11:00am to 4:30pm

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Meet King Henry VIII, a visitor to Gainsborough Old Hall, and learn about his life.

Listen as King Henry VIII tells you about his life. You'll even have the chance to ask him questions - but be careful, you don't want to lose your head!

Gainsborough Old Hall is one of the best preserved, timber-framed manor houses in the UK, dating to the 15th century. The Hall has a magnificent Great Hall at its centre, linking the East and West Ranges, and boasts one of the best preserved examples of a late medieval kitchen in England. Famous visitors to the Old Hall inlcude Richard III, Henry VIII, the Mayflower Pilgrims, and John Wesley.

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Times & Prices

Saturday 18th - Sunday 19th August: 11am – 4:30pm

Meeting King Henry VIII is included in standard admission:

  • Adults: £9.50
  • Concessions: £8.30
  • Children (ages 5-17): £5.20
  • Family Ticket (two adults and up to three children): £26.30
  • Under 5s: free

Holders of a valid English Heritage Pass will gain free entry.

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