Simon de Montfort 750 | University of Oxford

Simon de Montfort 750

With Tim Porter, historian
14:00 - 16:00
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Lectures and seminars
£9/£8 concessions
Yes
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.