The Accession of Henry III | University of Oxford

The Accession of Henry III

Speaker
Tim Porter, historian
Event date
Event time
14:00 - 16:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£9/£8 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
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800 years ago saw the hasty crowning of a nine-year old monarch. War was raging and his kingship hung by a thread, yet fifty-six years later Henry III had reigned longer and left England more peaceful and prosperous than any other medieval king.