Programme†marking the 800th†Anniversary of the death of King John in 2016

Click here for a copy of our programme of events commemorating the death of King John in 2016

Logo_King-John--Magna-Carta-Logo-Positive_small.jpgUntil Monday 28 November 2016
King John, Magna Carta and Worcester Cathedral Exhibition
An illustrated exhibition about King John's will, tomb and reputation. His connection with Magna Carta, Worcester, St Wulfstan and Shakespeare. Plus Magna Carta in the USA, its legacy and influence today.

Logo_King-John--Magna-Carta-Logo-Positive_small.jpgTalks by King Johns Tomb for Pre booked groups†
There is an opportunity to come and hear King Johnís story told by one of the Cathedral guides, they reveal King Johnís family background, life and disputes leading up to Magna Carta and discuss why he wanted to be buried in Worcester. †Click here to book.


Prebooked Library visits for groups
Pre booked group visits to the medieval Library see King Johnís Will, the oldest remaining Royal Testament in England,
his artefacts and relics.†£5 per person.
Click here to book.

Magna_Carta_800_logo.jpgDownload a copy of the national Magna Carta Trails

Magna_Carta_800_logo.jpgClick here to visit the Magna Carta 800 website

Magna_Carta_800_logo.jpgClick here to see the Worcester Cathedral Library blog about King John's visit to Worcester in 1215

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