News: A portrait with secrets!

‘Did you know that the portrait of Bishop Tunstall harbours some unseen secrets beneath its surface? Here is Vicky from the Durham University department of Archaeology kindly X-raying the portrait which can often be seen in Durham castle.  

At our upcoming exhibition, ‘Tunstall and the Tudors: The Calculating Bishop’ the findings of the X-rays will be revealed, opening on the 31st of July!’ 

Added Thursday 21st July 2022