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Daily Activities: Friday 12 January 2018

Friday 12 January 2018

10:45

Far East: Swords of Ancient China

Learn the secrets behind four thousand years of Chinese sword making and handle a range of replica weapons.

Floor 3, War Gallery, Observation Post

11:45

Second World War: S.O.E.: Lessons in Ungentlemanly Warfare 1940-46

Learn about the dirty tactics of British spies in the Second World War.

Observation Post, Floor 3

11:45

Tudors: Court of Henry VIII 1491-1547 Tour

Explore stories of Henrys first marriage through our Tudor collection.

Floor 2, Tournament Gallery, Big Screen

12:00

Mastering Arms: Dueling in the 1800s

See our fighters in training with European small sword and epee.

Floor 4, Oriental Gallery, Dojo

13:45

First World War: Trench Warfare 1914-18

Explore the tactics of the trench fighting through a selection of weaponry from the period.

Floor 3, War Gallery, Observation Post

14:00

Middle Ages: Agincourt 1415

Hear an English archer as he recounts his role in the famous battle.

Floor 2, War Gallery, Stage.

15:15

English Civil War: Royalists and Rebels 1642-51 Tour

Learn about warfare during England’s deadliest internal conflict.

Floor 2, War Gallery, Fireplace