Longthorpe Tower, Peterborough

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  • A very small English Heritage site ( only two rooms). Nonetheless, very interesting with attentive, enthusiastic guides. Well worth a visit.  more »
  • This is well worth a visit as the wall paintings (a secco) show a range of characters and events illustrating the lives of our medieval ancestors. The guide for the tower is well produced and a visit ...  more »
  • A fantastic survival of ancient wall paintings in a domestic setting, inevitably there have been some losses over the years; only one king from the "three living and three dead" remains but this shoul...  more »
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  • Small tower with incredible wall paintings. Staff dressed in period costume knowledgeable and interested in sharing the history of this tower.
  • Small place. Doesn't take long to go round
  • Atmospheric and brought to life by volunteers dressed in period costume explaining the significance of the wall paintings.
  • Brilliant murals, interesting & weird
  • It's ok

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