The Secrets of Hampton Court Palace

In this series join Zac as he explores the history and secrets the the famous Hampton Court Palace, home to Henry VIII, holds.

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The Secrets of Hampton Court Palace: The Birth of an Heir

In this episode Zac is finding out all about when King Henry Final an an heir to the throne...

What is an heir?

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It’s basically just someone that the king can pass the throne down to.

He needed to have a son so that when he died his son would be king and it would stay in his family.

Why did he need a son? He already had daughters

Back then you couldn’t pass the throne onto girl, you had to have a son and pass it on to them.

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The Secrets of Hampton Court Palace

In this series join Zac as he explores the history and secrets the the famous Hampton Court Palace, home to Henry VIII, holds.

More From The Secrets of Hampton Court Palace