Burghley House Lecture Series

Dates from 20 March 2020 to 9 October 2020

Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3JY


National Portrait Gallery Lecture

16 April 2020

Professor Karen Hearn, ‘Mildred Cecil: Pregnancy Portrayed in Elizabethan England’

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Garden Museum Symposium

21 April 2020

5 Lambeth Palace Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 7LB

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A concert of sacred Tudor choral pieces by The Sixteen in St. Margaret’s Church, Westminster

17th June 2020, 7.30 pm

St Margaret St, Westminster, London SW1P 3JX

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Burghley’s life will be a theme of the Chalke Valley History Festival

22nd - 28th June 2020

Manor Farm, Broadchalke, Nr. Salisbury, Wilts SP5 5DP


Service of Thanksgiving for Lord Burghley

25 June 2020

Westminster Abbey, London

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Memorial Service

13 September 2020

St Martin’s Church, Stamford, Lincolnshire

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Lord Burghley 500 conference

17-19 September 2020

St John’s College, Cambridge

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The Cecils in Ireland

13-14 November 2020

Trinity College Dublin

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Past Events