History

Uncover dark secrets at Historic Royal Palaces
Try your luck in one of the country’s oldest gambling dens, take part in a covert investigation at the Tower of London and enjoy a night of storytelling inspired by Guy Fawkes' confessions. more >
17th January 2018
Discover Exeter’s secret underground tunnels
Exeter’s Underground Passages, built in the Middle Ages, make for a great winter walk, especially when the weather outside is not at its best. more >
24th November 2017
Tattoos, bling and women warriors at the British Museum
Escape’s Elizabeth Mistry explores the world of ancient nomads in Scythians: Warriors of Ancient Siberia at the British Museum. more >
8th November 2017
Churchill War Rooms
Transport yourself back in time to a city braced for the outbreak of war at the Imperial War Museums' attraction that was formerly a secret WW2 bunker. more >
11th August 2017
Fun things to do in Oxford
This great university city is bulging at the seams with history, having been home to some of the greatest minds – and many of the most powerful people – in the world. more >
10th July 2017