William Sterling

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British Museum Highlights

These tours of the British Museum last 90 minutes and take in up to 15 highlights from the museum’s vast collection.  They are at 11:30 am and 2:00 pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The tours cover both main floors of the museum plus some of the side rooms and examine objects from Africa, Europe,… Read more »

This tag: Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxon Women

The Anglo-Saxons ruled England for 600 years. The role of women changed over that period and they often held important posts in politics and religion. The class will include a visit to the British Museum. The course will examine the lives of women throughout the Anglo-Saxon period from the early settlers in the Fifth Century… Read more »

This tag: Anglo-Saxons

Women in the Middle Ages

A tour of the Mediaeval Galleries of the British Museum (Rooms 41 and 40 with brief visits to the Money Gallery and Enlightenment Galleries) to examine some of the surviving evidence for the role and importance of women in Europe in the Middle Ages.