The Tudors

Our Tudor box is jam-packed with objects for your class to explore, some more familiar and others less so! Find out about Tudor fashions, Children’s play and learning, as well as life in the home.

Tudor Discovery Box inventory

  • 1 x Apostle Spoon
  • 1 x Nine Men’s Morris
  • 1 x Leather pocket
  • 3 x Quills
  • 1 x ink well
  • 1 x pounce pot
  • 1 x Writing stone
  • 2 x Soap balls
  • 2 x Moth bags
  • 1 x Pewter spoon
  • 1 x Ladies stockings
  • 1 x Men’s stockings
  • 2 x Ruffs
  • 1 x Pomander
  • 1 x Angel coin
  • 1 x Half Angel coin
  • 1 x Shilling
  • 1 x Sixpence
  • 1 x Groat
  • 1 x Half groat
  • 1 x Penny
  • 1 x Half penny
  • 3 x Rush lights
  • 1 x Pair of beeswax candles
  • 1 x pair of tallow candles
  • 1 x Hornbook
  • 1 x Wooden trencher
  • 1x lucet
  • 1 x egg mill
  • 2 x streamer sticks
  • 1 x five stones

Each Discovery Box costs £20.00 per half term or £30 per full term. The boxes can be collected from and returned to any of our three Museums in Abergavenny, Chepstow or Monmouth by prior arrangement.

Abergavenny Museum and Castle
The Castle, Castle Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EE
01873 854282

Chepstow Museum
Gwy House, Bridge Street, Chepstow NP16 5EZ
01291 625981

Monmouth Museum
Market Hall, Priory Street, Monmouth, NP25 3XA
01600 710630

To hire a Discovery Box please contact:
helenhenley@monmouthshire.gov.uk or karinmolson@monmouthshire.gov.uk

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Please contact us to discuss your individual discovery box requirements.