Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins, Rival Queens – Audio Description Tour for blind and partially-sighted visitors

Mon 31 Jan – Mon 31 Jan 2022
The Queens Elizabeth and Mary featured side by side

For more information

  • Tel: +44 (0)1937 546546
  • Email: boxoffice@bl.uk
  • Admission: Free entry

Join us as we take you on an audio-described tour of our latest exhibition. This event takes place from 18.00 – 19.15.

This event takes place at the British Library. Please book by e-mailing outreach@bl.uk or by phoning +44 (0)20 7412 7797.

On this tour you will discover the turbulent relationship between Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots. We will provide an engaging and informative account of the complex story behind the two queens’ reigns. Tales of imprisonment and escape. Elizabeth’s speech to Parliament on her cousin’s fate. Eye-witness accounts of Mary’s execution.

This tour is suitable for blind and partially-sighted visitors and is co-delivered by a curator.

Please meet at the Information Desk in the Main Entrance 15 minutes before the start time.

One free ticket for a companion is available per visitor. Guide and assistance dogs are welcome.

If you require any other support, or have other access requirements for this tour, please contact us on the details above.

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This event will not be live-streamed

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Details

Name: Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins, Rival Queens – Audio Description Tour for blind and partially-sighted visitors
Where: Entrance Hall
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
Show Map      How to get to the Library
Price:Free
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546
boxoffice@bl.uk