Great Tudor and Stuart Houses

In this four-part series Visiting Professor and Gresham Provost Simon Thurley sets out new research and perspectives on the great houses and estates of some of the leading Tudor and Stuart Aristocratic dynasties. 

He reveals how land and architecture were integral to the identity, ambitions and power-bases of the great families who ruled England for two centuries.

Future Lectures In This Series
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Tudor Ambition: Houses of the Boleyn Family

Professor Simon Thurley CBE
Wednesday, 16 September 2020 - 6:00PM
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Ruling Passions: The Architecture of the Cecils

Professor Simon Thurley CBE
Wednesday, 4 November 2020 - 6:00PM
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Royal Restoration: Estates of the Duke of Monmouth

Professor Simon Thurley CBE
Wednesday, 17 March 2021 - 6:00PM
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Private Palaces: The Mansions of the Marlboroughs

Professor Simon Thurley CBE
Tuesday, 15 June 2021 - 6:00PM