The British country house depicted in the television series Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle in Berkshire, England, has a rich history that goes far beyond its television fame. As the ancestral home of the Earls of Carnavon, Highclere Castle holds many important treasures -- a world-renowned library, decorative items, and antiquities from King Tut's tomb, and much more. Explore the history of the castle's notable residents as well as its rich interior and distinctive architecture, which was designed by Sir Charles Barry – the architect who was simultaneously designing the House of Parliament in London.
|Dates:||November 6, 2013 Check for other dates|
|Meets:||Wednesday from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM, 1 Session|
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