Uncovering the Tudors at the Mary Rose Museum

| May 30, 2014

Uncovering the Tudors at the Mary Rose Museum

Today we have a guest post from Miranda Murphy of the Mary Rose Museum. Over to Miranda… The Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth houses the remains of Henry VIII’s flagship, the Mary Rose, alongside the artefacts found on board. Commissioned in 1509, the year Henry came to the throne, she was in service for 34 […]

The New Mary Rose Museum – A Review

| July 4, 2013

The New Mary Rose Museum – A Review

Clare Cherry and her partner, David, visited the new Mary Rose Museum last weekend and Clare has kindly reviewed it for those of us who can’t get there at the moment. I’m so jealous as it sounds like a wonderful day out and I enjoyed my visits to the old museum. Over to Clare… The […]

The Tudors Courtly Couture Collection Back at Mary Rose Museum

| June 7, 2011

The Tudors Courtly Couture Collection Back at Mary Rose Museum

Just to let you know that The Tudors Courtly Couture Collection is now back on view at The Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth. Here are the details:- The Tudors – Courtly Couture Collection Monday 6th June – Friday 30th September Royal gowns worn in the hit TV series “The Tudors” are now back on display […]

Suzannah Lipscomb at The Mary Rose Museum – 3rd March 2011

| February 2, 2011

Suzannah Lipscomb at The Mary Rose Museum – 3rd March 2011

Fiona from the Mary Rose 500 Appeal has just emailed me with details of a talk that historian and author of “1536: The Year that Changed Henry VIII”, Suzannah Lipscomb, is doing at The Mary Rose Museum on the evening of the 3rd March 7-9pm. Here are the details from Fiona:- “We are delighted to […]

Alan Titchmarsh Launches Limited Edition Mary Rose Pens for Museum Campaign

| November 25, 2010

Alan Titchmarsh Launches Limited Edition Mary Rose Pens for Museum Campaign

Seeing as we have been supporting the Mary Rose 500 Appeal here at the Anne Boleyn Files, I thought you’d be interested in this press release from the Mary Rose Trust:- “Broadcaster and author Alan Titchmarsh is putting his weight behind the campaign to build a spectacular new £35 million Mary Rose museum, by launching […]

Work Begins on Europe’s Biggest New Museum Project – The Mary Rose Museum

| October 12, 2010

Work Begins on Europe’s Biggest New Museum Project – The Mary Rose Museum

Before I share with you the latest Mary Rose Trust press release, I just want to thank you all for supporting The Anne Boleyn Files’ endeavour to raise £500 for the Mary Rose 500 Appeal. If you remember, we were the first of Henry VIII’s wives to pledge to raise £500 for the appeal and […]