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A Free Public Exhibition

24 July – 25 August (Mon – Fri)

This exhibition will showcase the Society of Antiquaries’ collection of medieval and Tudor royal portraits alongside material from the Library and Accredited Museum collections. The Society has the largest collection of royal English portraits outside of the National Portrait Gallery, and its Library contains unique artefacts such as the post-mortem inventory of Henry VIII and an Elizabethan New Year’s gift roll.

This exhibition has been made possible through the kind support of the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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