With members from all around the globe, The Tudor Society was founded in 2014 and has quickly become the go-to place for Tudor enthusiasts because of the high quality of the unique articles, the Tudor focused magazines, and the experts it attracts.
The members have access to absolutely everything on the website, currently including lots of magazine back issues, hundreds of hours of video and all of the monthly expert lectures and hundreds of weekly quizzes.
The Anne Boleyn Files
In 2009, Claire set up her Tudor history website, www.TheAnneBoleynFiles.com, and it rapidly grew into a major website for the study of the Tudor period.
Where she wanted to share her journey into the annals of history with other people who have an interest in Anne Boleyn and the Tudor period, and thought that a blog would be the perfect forum.
Also fully admitting to being addicted to Anne Boleyn and Tudor history, and she is on a crusade to debunk the myths surrounding Anne Boleyn and educate the world about the REAL Anne Boleyn.
We all have our favourite Tudor people, don't we? People we'd love to [...]
We all have our favourite Tudor people, don't we? People we'd love to go back in time and meet or find out more about.
In this talk, Claire shares which top ...5 Tudor people she'd host a dinner party for, and explains why.
But which 5 Tudors would you want at your dream dinner party?
Please do share in the comments your top 5 Tudor people and why you'd invite them. It will be so interesting to read your choices.
Share your ghostly experience
Do you have a good medieval or Tudor ghost story? Halloween is on the [...]
Do you have a good medieval or Tudor ghost story?
Halloween is on the way and Claire wants to do a special spooky Halloween ghost story video featuring your stories.
If you ...have had a spooky experience or know a good historical ghost story or local legend, please share by videoing yourself or emailing the story. Medieval or Tudor ones would be best, or ones linked to those types of historical buildings.
Did Catherine of Aragon and Arthur Tudor consummate their marriage?
Catherine of Aragon and Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales, were married [...]
Catherine of Aragon and Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales, were married from 14th November 1501 until Arthur's death on 2nd April 1502, but did they consummate their marriage? They certainly ...slept in the same bed, but did Catherine of Aragon and Arthur Tudor have sex?
Find out what people said at the Legatine court hearing in 1529 and the Zaragoza hearing in 1531, and what Catherine claimed, in this talk from historian Claire Ridgway.
Huge thanks to Lucy from the UK for asking such a wonderful question.
Claire Ridgway and Owen Emmerson asked people who were reading their [...]
Claire Ridgway and Owen Emmerson asked people who were reading their new book "The Boleyns of Hever Castle" to send over photos of their copy, and so many people did!
We've ...put together this montage of the photos with a little video magic to make it a little more interesting. What is fascinating is the wide range of places people are reading the book - thank you to every single person who has supported Claire and Owen. And thank you for your support of this YouTube channel too.
Claire in Granada at the Mirador de San Nicolás - the Alhambra
An informal video filmed on Claire's visit to her favourite spot in [...]
An informal video filmed on Claire's visit to her favourite spot in Granada, el Mirador de San Nicolás. See the beautiful Alhambra Palace in the background.
A message from Claire
A message from Claire regarding what she's going to be doing with this [...]
A message from Claire regarding what she's going to be doing with this channel moving forwards.