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freemug: An alleyway in Hampton Court, home of King Henry VIII. You might recognise it from the TV programme ‘The Tudors’ which is filmed here.

Hampton Court - the Great Watching Chamber built in honor of Jane Seymour after she gave birth to Henry VIII's son and heir. The room's name comes from the presence of royal guards in the room protecting Henry VIII.

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'We be delivered a prince': Letter informing Henry VIII of his longed-for son's birth is found after 469 years in stately home

Letter from Jane Seymour found after 469 years informing Henry VIII of the birth of his son!! Amazing!!!! Travelfrom Travel

A Guide to Visiting London's Hampton Court Palace

The Chapel Royal at Hampton Court

Tudor Roof! There is so much "Mock Tudor" around these days but this is the real deal- One of the few buildings to have survived the great fire of London in 1666, and there arn't many of them! Taken on the side of "Cloth Fair" near Smithfield Market

Henry VIII's tapestries at Hampton Court palace. Tapestries where so expensive that one was worth the same amount as a warship like the Mary Rose. These are made using silver and gold threads.