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Itinerary

Please note that there is a significant amount of walking involved at several of the locations on the itinerary, and accessibility may be limited.

March 15-23, 2019

Some listings may be tentative and some times are approximate.


Friday, March 15 – London

7 p.m. – Optional Early-Bird Dinner, The Montague on the Gardens


Saturday, March 16 – London

1 p.m. – Opening Reception and Lunch, The Montague on the Gardens

3-6 p.m. – National Portrait Gallery

8-10 p.m. Class Meeting, The Montague on the Gardens

A room with numerous portrait paintings in the National Portrait GalleryNational Portrait Gallery

Sunday, March 17 – London

10 a.m.- 1 p.m. – Tower of London

3-5 p.m. – Museum of London

7 p.m. – Dinner, The Blue Door Bistro

8-10 p.m. – Class Meeting, The Montague on the Gardens

An external view of the Tower of LondonTower of London

Monday, March 18 – London

9 a.m.-noon – Westminster Abbey

noon – Group Lunch

2-4 p.m. – Society of Antiquaries

An exterior view of Westminster AbbeyWestminster Abbey
An interior view of the Society of AntiquariesSociety of Antiquaries

Tuesday, March 19 – Windsor

9 a.m.-noon – Windsor Castle

noon – Group Lunch in Windsor

Private Evening Reception and Tour of House of Lords in London (tentative)

An exterior view of Windsor CastleWindsor Castle

Wednesday, March 20 – Leicester

9 a.m. – Train from London to Leicester

2-4 p.m. – King Richard III Visitor Centre

4-5 p.m. – Leicester Cathedral

7 p.m. – Dinner with Richard Buckley: Project Manager and lead archaeologist on the Grey Friars dig, director of University of Leicester Archaeological Services

An interior view of the King Richard III Visitor CentreKing Richard III Visitor Centre

King Richard III's TombLeicester Cathedral


Thursday, March 21 – Fotheringhay – Nuneaton – Dadlington

8 a.m. – Coach ride from Leicester to Fotheringhay

9 a.m.-noon – Fotheringhay

noon – Lunch at Bosworth Battlefield, Nuneaton

1 p.m. – Battlefield Tour

7 p.m. – Group Dinner at Dog and Hedgehog Pub, Dadlington

9 p.m. – Coach ride from Fotheringhay to Leicester

People hiking up a green hill in FotheringhayFotheringhay

Bosworth BattlefieldBosworth Battlefield


Friday, March 22 – Leicester

9 a.m.-1 p.m. – Walking tour of Historic Leicester

7 p.m. – Closing Group Dinner (location TBD)

A narrow stone street in Leicester, EnglandHistoric Leicester

Saturday, March 23 – Leicester

9 a.m. – Train from Leicester to London where trip concludes