Simon de Montfort 750 | University of Oxford

Simon de Montfort 750

Speaker
With Tim Porter, historian
Event date
Event time
14:00 - 16:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£9/£8 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required
Find out about the life and legacy of Simon de Montfort who died at the Battle of Evesham in 1265. The 6th Earl of Leicester, he was a complex character who upheld the principles of Magna Carta and helped the English parliament to develop in a way we still recognize today.