To See the World

During the Civil War, glasses with colored lenses were used to treat disorders and illnesses. Yellow-trimmed glasses were used to treat syphilis, blue for insanity, and pink for depression. Thus we get the term, “to see the world through rose-colored glasses.”

The Towton Bowman: 1461

Date: April, 25th 2014 11:30 am - 11:45 am

A Lancastrian archer tells of his part in the bloodiest battle ever fought on English soil.*****

Great Hall Stage