- A few interesting sites if you are planning a trip to London
Pictures, maps - Historic Places - Museums and galleries -
Shopping... (Yvan Baptiste)
Official site of the Historic
Royal Palaces - history, fun & games, photos (hrp.org.uk)
Heritage for education - visits
to over 400 historic sites -
- with Educational games and activities
"It provides a showcase for some of the treasures at the PRO s
new Education and Visitor Centre at Kew, including a host of landmark
documents from the past 1000 years of British history. Many of these
items have never before been on display.
Visitors can explore everything from Famous Names to Crime &
Punishment, and from War & Defence to Kings & Queens.
They can find out surprising facts about famous people - including
William Shakespeare, Robin Hood and Sir Elton John - as well as the
extraordinary feats of ordinary people."
- History (BBC)
+ "Explore the Viking world with Thorkel and visit the Viking house
to spot the items that don't belong."
+ 3-d Viking Farmhouse : "Explore a reconstruction of a real farmhouse."
Education - History in 3
"In 3-D Reconstructions structures are re-created as they were in the
ex. London Bridge - Medieval Abbey at St Edwards - Viking Farm House
- Housesteads Fort - Hadrian Wall...
Palace - official site
"home of the 11th Duke of Marlborough and one of Britain's greatest