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Magna Carta Exhibition at Braintree Museum

This article was posted in Essex History.


Braintree District Museum are organizing an exhibition and a diverse programme of events to promote the important local context of the Magna Carta story, and to investigate what the local area was like in the late 12th – early 13th centuries.

The exhibition will be running at the Museum from 22 September 2015 until 30th January 2016 and they will be working in conjunction with Hedingham Castle to celebrate the role played by Robert de Vere. Exhibition highlights will include a newly commissioned reconstruction painting of Hedingham Castle in 1215 and an anniversary embroidery created by the Castle Hedingham Embroiderers Guild.

More information on the Braintree Museum website.

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