Inside Hever Castle

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Inside Hever Castle is a new online subscription that will let you explore this historic property from the comfort of your home. You can sign up at anytime and choose between these three tiers:

  1. Official Patron – £5 per month – 2 items of exclusive content per month
  2. All-access Patron – £10 per month – 4 items of exclusive content per month and bonus episodes
  3. VIP Patron – £20 per month – 4 items of exclusive content per month, bonus episodes, monthly AMA, fan requests, exclusive voting power, patron shout out, complete post archive and 10% discount on Hever Castle’s Online Shop

sign up today 

We will be showing you parts of the Castle that have never been open to the public before, take you into the heart of the Castle archive and allow you to have close up access to some of the priceless objects that are harder to see in person. You will have exclusive access to the expertise of our curator and numerous members of the staff who work here on the Hever Castle Estate.

A number of historians are also going to appear on Inside Hever Castle, including Dr Tracy Borman, Claire Ridgway, Lucy Churchill, Dr Lauren Mackay, Gareth Russell and Natalie Grueninger.

Exclusive content includes articles on the monarchs who owned Hever Castle, features on conservation and cleaning in the Castle, views from the rooftop, in depth information about Anne Boleyn and her relationships and more about the historic statues in the gardens.

Here is a look at the content that’s already been uploaded and what’s to come.

January

  • Anne Boleyn’s Image by Dr Owen Emmerson, Castle Curator Alison Palmer, Claire Ridgway, Lucy Churchill, Dr Lauren Mackay, Gareth Russell and Natalie Grueninger
  • Hidden Room: Lady Irene Astor’s Bathroom by Dr Owen Emmerson
  • Blog: The Crown Estate 
  • Podcast with Claire Ridgway & Dr Owen Emmerson on George Boleyn

Plus bonus content for the All-access and VIP Patrons.

February 

  • Blog: The Other Boleyn Children
  • Podcast with Lauren Mackay and Dr Owen Emmerson on Thomas Boleyn
  • Alison’s Archives
  • Castle Rooftop Tour 

Plus bonus content for the All-access and VIP Patrons.

March

  • Alison’s Archives: Miniature Portraits
  • Blog: Her Mother’s Daughter? Queen Elizabeth and Anne Boleyn
  • Podcast with Dr Owen Emmerson and James Peacock from the Anne Boleyn Society
  • Alison’s Archives: Astor’s Ledgers

Plus bonus content for the All-access and VIP Patrons.

April

  • Podcast with Dr Tracy Borman and Dr Owen Emmerson
  • Blog: Hever at War
  • Stolen From Hever: 75th Anniversary of the 1946 Robbery
  • The Marriage Clock in detail

Plus bonus content for the All-access and VIP Patrons.

May

  • The Execution of Anne Boleyn: 485 Year Anniversary
  • Blog: Medieval attitudes to ghosts
  • Podcast: Dr Owen Emmerson and Gareth Russell
  • Hidden Room: Lord Astor’s Study

Plus bonus content for the All-access and VIP Patrons.

June

  • The Early Life of Anne Boleyn
  • Podcast: Dr Owen Emmerson and Gareth Russell
  • Blog: Geoffrey Boleyn
  • The History of the Moat

Plus bonus content for the All-access and VIP Patrons.

So join us Inside Hever Castle.

sign up today 

N.B. Patrons can cancel at anytime. T&Cs apply.

Lady Astor's bathroom -Hidden Hever Tour

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