Hungry for History

for History

A series of monthly talks by historian Toni Mount

- each including delicious food

Anniversaries Season
our new season of talks and meals at La Torretta, 32 High Street Rochester
start again from:
15th September - The 800th anniversary of Magna Carta

20th October - 100th anniversary of Edith Cavell’s execution

17th November - 200th anniversary of the Treaty of Paris – Goodbye to Napoleon  

15th December - Tudor & Stuart Food - Gervaise Markham’s book of 1616

13th January 2016 - 950th anniversary of coronation of King Harold, 1066 and all that

23rd February - ‘Bloody’ Mary Tudor’s 500th birthday

15th March - 400th anniversary of Sir Walter Raleigh’s release from the Tower of London and Pocahontas’s visit to England

19th April - Charlotte Bronte’s 200th birthday.

(set menu, dietary alternatives available on request)

To book please call 01634 407402

Rochester Castle

See what our customers say: 
"Many thanks for a lovely evening at Rochester. We all had a lovely time. The programme was varied and impressive including the picnic. The players were a fantastic find. Please thank James for his usual high standard of food, Mary"
"Just a quick message to say how much we all enjoyed "Hungry for History"
... the meal was truly wonderful!  
Many thanks, Karen"
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