A kind of ballpoint pen - a pen that has a small ball-bearing at its tip that picks up ink by rolling against an ink reservoir. Available in several colours and, although not a precise tool, biros are sometimes favoured for drawing because of the lively spontaneous marks they make.
Tudor and Elizabethan matching pairs
Test your memory by playing our matching pairs game. Three levels of difficulty make it fun for the whole family.
Regency familiar faces
Rearrange tiles to uncover sitters from the Gallery's Collection by playing our puzzle game.
Who do you think you were?
Answer a few lifestyle questions about the Elizabethan period and discover your inner Elizabethan!