Elizabeth I and The Armada at Penshurst Place

After his rights to the English throne were stripped due to the death of his wife Queen Mary I, Philip II of Spain declared war on England and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth I, in a bid to return the nation to Catholicism. This weekend we invite you to meet the 16th Century people affected by Philip’s declaration, including Queen Elizabeth I herself!

Event & House open 12noon - 4pm

Gardens open 10.30am – 5pm


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