Elizabeth and Mary: Continue the conversation

The Queens Elizabeth and Mary featured side by side

A season of events to accompany our Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins, Rival Queens exhibition.

Queens. Cousins. Rivals. 

Continue your exploration of the uniquely complex relationship between Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots. Join historians and biographers to delve even further into the politics of the world around the two queens.

Discover the dangerous world of plots, espionage and treachery and explore the turbulent relationship between Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots, by booking your tickets to our Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins, Rival Queens exhibition.

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Series events

At the Library and online

Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots: Two Queens One Future

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Illustration of Elizabeth I
Online

Too Close to Her Throne: The Other Cousins

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Mary Queen of Scots
At the Library and online

Mary Queen of Scots: The Power and the Glory

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Spymasters: Tudor Surveillance and its Legacy event image
At the Library and online

Spymasters: Tudor Surveillance and its Legacy

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HistFest TudorFest
At the Library and online

TudorFest: A Day in the 16th Century

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