12th - 16th May 2019
The Anne Boleyn Experience 2018 was so well received that we're bringing it straight back for 2019!
Stay at Hever Castle for 4 nights during the Anne Boleyn Experience tour which focusses on the life and death of Queen Anne Boleyn, second wife of King Henry VIII and includes a visit to the site of her execution on the anniversary of her trial.
Meet at our designated meeting point near London Victoria Station at 1pm, board our private air-conditioned coach and travel to Anne Boleyn's family home, Hever Castle where we have exclusive use of the entire Astor Wing for the duration of our stay. Check into rooms and enjoy an evening meal followed by an introductory talk from Claire Ridgway on Anne Boleyn.
Full day at Hever Castle. Take your time to explore the castle and grounds before a private, after-hours guided tour of the Castle and 3-course evening banquet in the Castle dining room!
Visit to Penshurst Place where we shall enjoy a private guided tour and free time to explore before returning to Hever Castle for a 3-course evening meal and expert talk about the history of Hever Castle from Owen Emmerson.
On the anniversary of the trial of Anne Boleyn, we visit the Tower of London.
We will enjoy a morning guided tour before having free time to visit other parts of the Tower and take a walk up to the Tower Hill execution site. We return to Hever for a 3-course evening meal you will have free time to explore Hever, pack or sit with Claire and I in the private drawing room to discuss more history!
Wake up for one final time in the magical Hever Castle.
After breakfast we travel back to London Victoria on our private coach and say our goodbyes.
A 50% deposit* is required on booking.
For two people, travelling as a couple:
£1,900 (£950 per person)
Deposit amount for a person travelling alone:
*The deposit is non refundable. Please read the terms & conditions of booking. Please ensure you take out adequate travel insurance.
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