Henry 8th and the Men Who Made Him; an illustrated talk by Tracy Borman
29 June, 11am at CAST
The event will be followed by a book signing
Tracy Borman, renowned historian of the Tudor Period will be talking about her latest book. As well as being a best selling author and broadcaster, Tracy is Co Chief Curator of Historic Royal Palaces. The talk will be followed by a question and answer session and a book signing.
Tracy studied and taught history at the University of Hull and was awarded a PHD in 1997. She went on to a successful career in heritage and has worked for a range of historic properties and national heritage organisations, including the Heritage Lottery Fund, The National Archives and English Heritage. She is now Chief Executive of the Heritage Education Trust, a charity that encourages children to visit and learn from historic properties through the Sandford Award scheme. She is also joint Chief Curator for Historic Royal Palaces, the charity that manages Hampton Court Palace, the Tower of London, Kensington Palace, Kew Palace, the Banqueting House, Whitehall and Hillsborough Castle.
She often appears on television and radio, and is a regular contributor to history magazines, notably BBC History.
Age suitability: 12+
(Members of Friends of Doncaster Museums) £8
Full Price £10
Civic and Cultural Quarter