I jumped at the opportunity to go on a tour dedicated to London’s seventeenth and eighteenth century coffeehouses. Dr. Matthew Green was once again at the helm of this tour, a fun, two hour, caffeine-fest in central London.
A great way to celebrate Samuel Pepys birthday! Visit the National Maritime Museum to catch the final month of their exhibit on this famous London diarist, Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution.
Thinking of visiting Hampton Court? Check out this list of things to see while you’re there!
A fun look at the story behind Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night!
Halloween is just around the corner so here are some ghoulish books to get your into the spooky spirit!
Across the seventeenth century medical self-help manuals noted that aromatic substances were a suitable remedy for female barrenness.
Exploring some of the fashion of Renaissance England at the V&A Museum in London.
The reprinting of the Malleus at this time has often led to the belief that the medieval text played a large role in this rise in witch hunts. However, a comparison of the Malleus to later works shows a shift in the definitions of witchcraft during the early modern era.