Discover the Tudors and Elizabethans
Introduction into the Tudor and Elizabethan period (1485 to 1603), covering stories of significant changes in the country while focusing on some of the key figures in the Collection.
Exploring the condition of The Chandos Portrait using special techniques to see an impression of how the picture may have originally looked.
Explore the portrait of Edward VI. He is shown in distorted perspective (anamorphosis), a technique designed to display the virtuosity of the painter and amaze the spectator.
Answer a few lifestyle questions about the period and discover your inner Elizabethan!
Conservation work undertaken on three Tudor portraits
Short films featuring volunteer guides from Montacute House, sharing their favourite portraits.