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Totally Tudor

Get Totally Tudor with exciting activities at The Mary Rose during the school holidays!

Meet the Crew of the Mary Rose 05 May - 07 May 2018
Totally Tudor - Meet the Crew of the Mary Rose

Experience aspects of every day Tudor Life on board the Mary Rose;

  • Meet the ships carpenter, learn about the tools he used and what they were for!
  • Meet the officer, take a look at his navigation tools and his fabulous clothing!
  • Meet the surgeon and see how he would...
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Tudor England - Brick by Brick 26 May - 03 Jun 2018
This May help us to create a LEGO® brick portrait of King Henry VIII at the Mary Rose!

The Mary Rose is giving visitors the opportunity to help recreate a famous Tudor portrait of Henry VIII. However, whilst the original portrait, currently on display in the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool, was created with oil paints, our visitors will be using LEGO® bricks!

In partnership with Bright Bricks,...

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Meet the Master Chef 26 May - 03 Jun 2018
Totally Tudor - Meet the Master Chef

Ever wondered what Tudor sailors ate? Or how a ship’s cook fed a huge crew on the high seas?

Come to The Mary Rose this half term to see its fiery new programme of Totally Tudor activities and meet the Tudor chefs working on a replica kitchen of...

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Father's Day 16 Jun - 17 Jun 2018
Totally Tudor - Father's Day

Make your Dad a unique Father’s Day card using Tudor style calligraphy!

You can can decorate their card with colours, Tudor Rose and ship badges and write a special message inside!

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Getting Ship Shape 21 Jul - 29 Jul 2018
Totally Tudor - Getting Ship Shape

Celebrate the Festival of British Archaeology with the Mary Rose!

Learn how ships like the Mary Rose were built as our Tudor Shipwrights demonstrate some of the skills used over 500 years ago. From Sawing to Hewing, Hacking to Cleaving, our team will be show how the tools recovered from...

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Men of War 19 Oct - 29 Oct 2018
Totally Tudor - Men of War

Learn about how the men of the Mary Rose prepared for War. See real and replica weapons from the ship, join us for craft activities and watch the The Black Knights demonstrate their skills.

Our craft activities will include making wristguards, shields, Henry's jewelled black hat, a Queen's hat or...

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