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Mary Queen of Scots

7 October 2011 – 15 January 2012

Mary Queen of Scots

The life of Mary Queen of Scots was packed with drama, intrigue, conspiracy and betrayal, and ended in February 1587 with her execution.

This small display focuses on Mary’s last years as a prisoner in England, drawing on unique manuscripts from the British Library’s archives, and a collection of recently discovered letters relating to her captivity.

Venue: British Library - Sir John Ritblat Gallery

Free admission