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his popular event runs from 2pm on Wednesday 23rd October 2019 to lunch on Thursday 24th October 2019 Speakers include: Marcus Decies: From Portugal with Love. The story of Waldron and Ana Ludovina Kelly, Carole Divall: Lieut Gen Sir Benjamin d’Urban (Marshal Beresford’s Quarter Master General and Chief of Staff), Anne Grimshaw: Broad Stripes and […]
Le bivouac de l’Empereur (The Emperor’s bivouac) Exhibition 21/03/2019 to 01/09/2019 Napoleon’s “Garde-meuble” is on display at the Wellington Museum in Waterloo from 21 March to 1 September, campaign tents, luxurious portable furniture and clever objects that were designed and made for the Emperor to take wherever he travelled, whether in war or in peace. […]
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BEXHILL HANOVERIAN STUDY GROUP 14th May 10.30 p.m. The Napoleonic Prison of Norman Cross: The Naval Connection by Paul Chamberlain Northern Hotel, Bexhill on Sea 16th July 7.15 p.m. Bull’s I Troop by Derek Glen Manor Barn, Bexhill on Sea 19th November 7.15 p.m. The Contribution of Wellington’s Successful Campaign in Portugal and Spain to […]
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Events in Belgium 2019 250th Anniversary: Birth of Wellington / 18 & 19 May 2019 In commemoration of the birth of the Duke of Wellington, victor of Waterloo, the public can enjoy various weekend events and activities at the beginning of the tourist season. Battle and bivouacs / 22 & 23 June 2019 Experience history: more […]
Wine of Exile A selection of historical wine artefacts are on exhibit at Groot Constantia until 21 June and visitors are being offered a rare chance to view these relics, which unveil the history of the wine that Napoleon Bonaparte drank while in exile on St Helena Island. This unique exhibition, entitled ‘Wine of Exile: […]
Fort Nelson- Royal Armouries Come and discover what life was like in the Napoleonic period, around the turn of the 19th century, when French emperor Napoleon’s ambitions threatened invasion and war in Europe. A varied programme of mid-week family-centred Easter holiday activities is designed to entertain and enlighten all ages. Children can pretend to be […]
Apsley House
Apsley House will be holding a number of events and exhibitions throughout the year. Details below. Young Wellington in India Exhibition Opening on 30 March 2019, Young Wellington in India explores eight overlooked years of Arthur’s life. The story will be told through paintings, sketches, books and objects that belonged to him during this influential […]
The third East Midlands Napoleonic Days weekend takes place at Long Acre Studios, Bingham, Nottinghamshire on Saturday/Sunday 2/3 March. The building is the former drill-hall of the South Notts Hussars. The weekend is sponsored by HELION & CO. and THE WATERLOO ASSOCIATION The weekend, admission free, features talks on a wide range of subjects by […]
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The University of Southampton will be holding its Seventh Wellington Congress 12-14 April 2019. Keynote speakers will include Professor Andrew Lambert, Professor Charles Esdaile, Dr Alicia Laspra and Dr Richard Gaunt.