Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Hampton Court Palace, a residence of Henry VIII and possibly where Henry first laid eyes upon Anne Boleyn. Description from I searched for this on


The joint tomb of the founders of the Tudor dynasty: Henry VII & Elizabeth of York Tomb. Westminster Abbey.


Mary de Bohun 1368/1394 | Henry Bollingbroke (The late King Henry IV) | House of Lancaster Plantagenet

from Mail Online

Book that helped Henry VIII annul his marriage discovered in Cornwall

Works by philosopher and theologian William of Ockham published in 1495. Contains notes and highlighted texts used to argue king's independence. Discovery shows how kings' advisers scoured country trying to find texts. Passages used as he sought annulment to marry second wife Anne Boleyn. The period, which led to break-up with Rome, is documented in Wolf Hall.


Henry VIII (1491–1547) by Hans Holbein the younger (style of) Date painted: c.1540 Oil on panel, 61 x 58 cm Collection: Warwick Shire Hall

from hemmahoshilde (@Hilde's home)

Catherine of Aragon – childhood and betrothal to Arthur, prince of Wales

Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales, heir to the throne of England, son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, brother of Mary, Margaret, and Henry VIII. Married to Catherine of Aragon in 1501, died in 1502 aged just 15.


Henry VIII is buried in St. George's Chapel at Windosr Castle, not in Westminster Abbey (where one might expect). Jane Seymour is buried with him.


Duke. of Suffolk (Charles Brandon Duke of Suffolk). Henry's closest friend, he married Mary, the King's sister. The King banished him from court for a period after this, as Brandon did not seek his permission to marry Mary. However, he was eventually reinstated at court and was married to Mary, producing 4 children, until her death from Tuberculosis.