The Tower of London The Tower of London has a long and rich history filled with celebration, joy, tragedy and bloodshed. The Tower’s history began with William the Conqueror (1066-87) who believed that he had a claim to the English throne after the death of his relative Edward the Confessor. William was the Duke of …

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On the morning of May 2nd 1536 Anne Boleyn decided to go watch a game of Tennis. Anne was enjoying herself watching the game when a messenger arrived with an order from the King. She was to present herself to the Privy Council immediately. Entering the Privy Council chambers there was not the King waiting …

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