The tomb of the Black Prince in Canterbury Cathedral. Main image for Medieval Canterbury Weekend 2020

Medieval Canterbury Weekend 3 - 5 April 2020

The fifth Canterbury history weekend returns to the Medieval period for 2020

Renowned historians and scholars such as Dr Sophie Ambler, Michael Wood and Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch will cover topics across the period from Anglo-Saxon society to the eve of the Reformation. Read more...

Kings & QueensSocial HistoryThe ChurchWar & PoliticsBooks & Manuscripts

Friday 3 April

Saturday 4 April

10:00 - 11:00
How to Read a Medieval ChurchProfessor Paul Bennett (Guided tour)
Exploring an Ancient HospitalDr Sheila Sweetinburgh (Guided tour)
Canterbury Cathedral Archive & Library TreasuresCressida Williams (Guided tour)
11:30 - 12:30
Investigating a Medieval Stone Building Professor Paul Bennett (Guided tour)
Investigating the BlackfriarsDr Sheila Sweetinburgh (Guided tour)
Canterbury Cathedral Archive & Library TreasuresCressida Williams (Guided tour)
16:30 - 17:30
The Public SceneProfessor John McGavin

Sunday 5 April

12:00 - 13:00
Thomas Becket was a LondonerProfessor Caroline Barron
Kings & QueensSocial HistoryThe ChurchWar & PoliticsBooks & Manuscripts
 

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