Longthorpe Tower, Peterborough

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  • 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 »
  • This is a stunning place in a totally unexpected part of Peterborough, this is history of which exists nowhere else on the planet. The art work on the walls is remarkable and please spend time to list...  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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